Lawyer- Québec and Ontario

Company name: Thorens Solutions – Headhunters
  • Activity area : Professional Services

  • Salary : Salary between 98 000$ to 135 000$ based on experience

  • Job type : Permanent - Full time, 100% remote work

  • City : Montreal

Company description

Our client, an innovative legal firm, distinguishes itself through a groundbreaking approach based on cost-sharing to facilitate access to justice for members of various partner groups.

With a program currently comprising over 200,000 members across several provinces in Canada, our client is currently seeking to fill a position for a lawyer to handle representation cases for its members in Ontario.

Job description

The lawyer will be responsible for advising and representing customers at the level of various files affecting university, housing and labor law. The lawyer could also be called upon to provide legal consultations family, business and immigration. By the nature of its activities, our client does not require any minimum billable hours from its lawyers.

Tasks and Responsibilities

• Conduct legal consultations over the phone with clients in various legal domains.

• Provide legal representation for clients before different administrative tribunals in Quebec and Ontario.

• Assist clients in small claims court cases, including drafting procedures and demystifying the judicial process.

• Develop internal tools such as procedure templates, guides, and a case law registry.

• Create training sessions to simplify legal issues for members of partner groups.

• Supervise the work of collaborators and legal technicians.

Qualifications

• Member of the Bar of Quebec for a minimum of two (2) years.

• Member of the Bar of Ontario for a minimum of one (1) year.

• Ability to manage a high volume of consultations and organize work based on priorities.

• Demonstrates empathy and active listening with clients.

• Strong interpersonal skills, tact, and diplomacy.

• Ability to work in a team, promote collaboration, and support colleagues.

• Inspires confidence and positively influences the team.

• Proficient in both French and English, both orally and in writing.


Work conditions

• Salary between 98 000$ to 135 000$/yearly based on experience.

• No minimum billable hours.

• 4 weeks of vacation and slowdown of activities during the holiday period;

• $500.00/year for health and well-being.

• $100.00/month for cell phone and internet.

• Group insurance and telemedicine.

• Fully paid professional dues and continuing education.

• Hybrid work mode (office in Montreal) or remote work.

• Possibility of one month of remote work abroad annually.

• Plenty of team activities and flexibility in a motivating work environment.

Note : The masculine is used to lighten the text without prejudice to the feminine form.

Your recruiter

Account Manager and Headhunter

I’ve always been an ambitious, curious, motivated individual willing to help others through listening, coaching and connecting with them. This is what led me to study in Psychology and then become a Recruiter-Account Manager for Thorens Solutions with now 5 years of experience in full cycle recruitment.

What I love most about my job is helping individuals find a career they can truly thrive for – it is fulfilling & inspiring every day to talk & connect with you!

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