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Hiring Event: Chagpar & Associates Law Firm | Toronto | 10 am

August 28 at 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Free

Hiring Event: Chagpar & Associates Law Firm

Toronto

Wednesday, August 28, 2019 | 10:00am-1:00pm

Date: Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Time: 10:00am-1:00pm
Location: VPI Toronto, 970 Lawrence Avenue West, Suite 203, Toronto, ON M6A 3B6
Cost: FREE

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Description

Pre-screening interviews on behalf of Chagpar & Associates Law Firm in North York, who are hiring for 3 positions. Participation is free, but space is limited. Register today to reserve your interview spot.

Positions

Sr Tort/AB Clerk
  • Full time
  • Compensation is dependent on Experience
  • 4+ years of law clerk or paralegal experience working with Accident Benefits claims in a personal injury and/or insurance litigation firm with references
  • Proficiency with the Rules of Civil Procedure and/or the Statutory Accident Benefits Schedule
  • A solid understanding of the Sedona Canada Principles, the EDRM and relevant legal terminology
  • Experience in trial preparation and dispute resolution processes such as drafting of claims, motion records, legal memoranda, LAT Applications, etc.
Legal Assistant
  • Full time
  • Compensation dependent on experience
  • Coordinating, scheduling and calendaring of all court hearings, mediations, examinations for discovery, pre-hearings among other events and deadlines.
  • Monitoring of firm calendar including all events and deadlines and providing reminders and follow-ups for lawyers and staff.
  • Assisting with the management of the lawyer’s schedule/calendar.
  • Drafting notices and other legal documents and correspondence.
  • Assisting with discovery
  • Case and file management
Associate Lawyer
  • Full Time
  • Compensation based on experience
  • Handle all aspects of file carriage, including intake, client meetings, file assessment, file strategy, examinations for discovery, mediations, pre-trial conferences, trials and settlement negotiation.
  • Supervise and instruct accident benefits clerks on accident benefits matters, handle all aspects of catastrophic claims, and conduct LAT hearings on high value files.
  • Contribute and participate in the overall success of the firm, which includes but is not limited to lawyers’ meetings, active discussions regarding strategy, policy and procedure, internal training, policy development, and internal events.
  • Provide training to staff, as well as articling and summer students as needed from time to time.
  • The ideal candidate will be able to both work as part of a team and independently with a focus on providing excellent client service. The firm offers a supportive environment, interesting, diverse and challenging work
  • They provide comprehensive legal services for a large base of clients, with a focus on service and professional excellence.
  • Some trial experience is an asset.
  • Excellent analytical skills with particular emphasis in the area of personal injury defense to assume a challenging case load.

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Details

Date:
August 28
Time:
10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Event Tags:
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Organizer

Toronto
Phone:
416-784-9544

Other

Form-EventName
Chagpar & Associates Law Firm
Form-EventType
Hiring Event
Form-EventTime
10:00am-1:00pm
Form-VenueAddress
VPI Toronto, 970 Lawrence Avenue West, Suite 203, Toronto, ON M6A 3B6
Form-BranchPhone
416-784-9544
Form-EventDate
Wednesday, August 28, 2019
Form-BranchEmail
Lawrence
Event-Id
787456456
Form-VenueName
Toronto

Venue

VPI Toronto
970 Lawrence Avenue West, Suite 203
Toronto, Ontario M6A 3B6 Canada
Phone:
416-784-9544