Corporate Legal Assistant/Paralegal

LEGAL ASSISTANT/PARALEGAL

Taylor MacLellan Cochrane in Kentville, NS
Taylor MacLellan Cochrane proudly traces its roots in the Annapolis Valley back to 1835 when the founding Partners opened the very first law office in the Kings County Shire Town of Kentville. Since those early days, Taylor MacLellan Cochrane has become one of the largest law firms in Nova Scotia outside of metropolitan Halifax serving clients throughout the Atlantic Provinces with offices in Kentville, Kingston and Windsor.

At this time, we are currently seeking a full-time Corporate Legal Assistant/Paralegal to join our Kentville Office in the Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia.

Responsibilities
The Legal Assistant will provide assistance/support to team paralegals and lawyers. This will include drafting correspondence/documents with accuracy and timely completion using document assembly software, filings with the Court. File management of confidential information, updating lawyers’ schedules, interacting with and meeting clients in a professional manner.

Qualifications
Experience with law office procedures and paralegal diploma, PC Law, Word Perfect, Hot Docs, Microsoft Office and other software would be an asset. This position will require the ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced environment. Attention to detail and strong organizational skills are critical along with excellent communication skills. Experience desirable but not essential. Training will be provided for the right candidate.

Work With Us
Taylor Maclellan Cochrane offers a competitive salary and full comprehensive benefit package.
Please note only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
If you have these qualifications and are interested in a career opportunity as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal with a busy law firm, please send your cover letter and resume.

Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 02/28/2022