Associate Lawyer

Creighton Shatford, located in Amherst, Nova Scotia is seeking an associate lawyer to join our busy firm. We welcome applications from lawyers who are seeking to build their practice in a well-established general practice law firm located in a small urban town. Our practice areas include Property, Wills and Estates, Corporate, Civil Litigation, and Family. Preference will be given to applicants with a desire to focus their practice on Corporate/Commercial Law.

Applicants must meet the following Criteria:

• Must be a member in good standing with a Canadian Law Society and eligible for membership in the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society;
• Minimum of 2 years of experience as a practicing lawyer;
• Ability to develop and maintain strong client relationships and attract new clients;
• Strong verbal and written communication skills;
• Ability to find practical and creative solutions;
• Excellent time and file management skills;
• Demonstrated ability work independently as well as collaboratively;
• Strong work ethic with a professional and positive interest in their work;
• Flexibility to address client needs as they arise.

Start Date: Immediately.

Please send resume and cover letter to Donna Buchanan at [email protected]

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position. Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 03/31/2023