Term Lawyer - Legal Aid Saskatchewan - Swift Current Area Office
Legal Aid Saskatchewan is seeking a term lawyer for its Swift Current Area Office for a period of one year, commencing in September 2018.
Legal Aid Saskatchewan provides accessible and professional legal services in criminal and family law to eligible people.
The successful applicant can expect to practise predominantly in the area of family law plus provide coverage for adult/youth criminal matters. Other duties will include the provision of child apprehension legal advice to clients via telephone; developing a collection of precedents/briefs used throughout Legal Aid and doing file assessments.
Applicants should be Lawyers entitled to practice in Saskatchewan with experience in litigation in Provincial and Superior Courts. Placement within the salary range [$39.50 to $71.28 per hour] is commensurate with experience. The position is within the Union.
This is an opportunity for people who see the practice of law as more than just a job. This is an opportunity to help people who really need it, every day, and to hone your legal skills while doing so.
We encourage applications from people of Aboriginal ancestry, persons of a visible minority group, persons with disabilities and women seeking management and non-traditional roles. Legal Aid Saskatchewan has an employment equity program approved by the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission.
Please forward resume with references prior to September 10, 2018 to:
Legal Aid Saskatchewan – Head Office
#502 - 201 21st Street East
SASKATOON SK S7K 0B8
FAX: (306) 933-6764
We thank all applicants, howeveronly candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.