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Job Details

Litigation Legal Assistant Posted on Jan 19, 2018 by Venture Law Group LLP

  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $3,000.00 to $5,000.00 monthly
  • Work Hours 35 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 29, 2018
Job Requirements


Venture Law Group LLP




No degree, certificate or diploma


Experience an asset

Area of Work Experience

  • Reports and records
  • Invoices
  • Correspondence
  • Contracts
  • Civil litigation
  • Charts, tables, graphs and diagrams

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • MS Excel
  • MS Windows
  • MS Word
  • Dictaphone
  • Electronic mail
  • MS Outlook
  • PCLaw in the Cloud

Additional Skills

  • Schedule and confirm appointments
  • Maintain filing system

Work Setting

  • Litigation
  • General law practice
  • Business or corporate law
  • Property and real estate law

Specific Skills

  • Determine and establish office procedures and routines
  • Record and prepare minutes of court sessions, meetings or conferences
  • Arrange travel, related itineraries and make reservations
  • Prepare and key in correspondence and legal documents
  • Review and proofread documents and correspondence to ensure compliance with legal procedures and grammatical usage
  • Open and distribute regular and electronic incoming mail and other material and co-ordinate the flow of information

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Large caseload
  • Tight deadlines

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus
  • Dependability
  • Reliability
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 29, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Litigation Legal Assistant is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Legal Secretaries

Interest in compiling information to maintain filing systems; and in reviewing documents and correspondence to ensure that they comply with legal procedures and grammatical usage


Interest in operating computers, and other office equipment; may train other staff in the use of current software


Interest in speaking with people to schedule employers' appointments, meetings and conferences; in opening and distributing regular and electronic mail and other materials; and in co-ordinating the flow of information internally and with other departments and organizations; may supervise other staff in procedures

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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