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Legal Administrative Assistant - Insurance Defence

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Calgary, AB
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Full Time
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Legal

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Dolden Wallace Folick LLP was created with the sole objective of providing legal services exclusively to the insurance industry.   Our firm is an industry leader in terms of expertise and experience.  We defend insureds under property, liability, and a wide variety of specialty insurance lines.  We also provide coverage and underwriting advice to national and international insurers, and pursue subrogated claims on their behalf. Dolden Wallace Folick LLP has repeatedly been recognized in Canadian Lawyer Magazine as one of the top Insurance Defence Boutique firms in Canada, with offices in Vancouver, Kelowna, Toronto and Calgary. We offer a dynamic and challenging work environment for staff and lawyers.

Our Firm continues to grow so we are searching for a Legal Administrative Assistant to join our Calgary team.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Exceptional attention to detail and is adept at setting priorities
  • Strong organizational and time management skills
  • The capability to be an energetic self-starter who initiates and anticipates needs
  • A passion for providing superior client service
  • The ability to creatively solve problems, make decisions, facilitate and manage deadlines
  • The knack to remain calm under pressure
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbal
  • The ability to work both independently and within a team
  • The awareness of working in a 2 lawyer/1 assistant ratio
  • Availability to work Monday to Friday, 35 hours per week

Qualifications:

  • A graduate from a recognized Legal Administration Assistant and/or Paralegal program
  • A minimum of 5+ years of litigation experience, preferably insurance defence
  • Exceptional technical skills preferably with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

We offer:

  • A competitive salary and benefit package
  • RSP matching program
  • A work life balance

Please submit your cover letter and resume to:

Heather Walker CPHR

[email protected]

 

Qualified candidates will be contacted.  No phone inquiries please

 


Posted: November 24, 2017
Closes:January 23, 2018