Are you a lawyer looking to practice in a fulfilling role in a rural and picturesque, coastal community?

Harding Law is seeking a lawyer experienced in transactional practice, including in the areas of real estate, corporate, and estates, to join our team. This role will primarily focus on providing essential legal services and representation to individuals and businesses in our local and surrounding communities.

Job Title: Lawyer
Location: Shelburne, Nova Scotia, Canada (Rural Area)
Salary: competitive salary & benefits package (commensurate with experience)

The ideal candidate will have:
• Juris Doctor (JD) or Bachelor of Laws (LLB) from an accredited law school
• Membership (or eligibility for membership) in the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society, in good standing
• Minimum of one year of legal experience in transactional legal services, including real estate and corporate and commercial transactions
• Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities, with a client-centric approach
• Strong analytical, drafting, and problem-solving skills with acute attention to detail
• Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a supportive team environment
• Dedication to serving the legal needs of rural communities and contributing positively to the local community of Shelburne.

What we offer:
• Competitive salary commensurate with experience
• Work-life balance.
• Comprehensive health and dental benefits package
• Paid vacation, sick, and personal days
• High level of support and mentorship from our experienced lawyers and team
• Ability for professional growth and development, and career advancement with a view to partnership
• Opportunity to make a significant impact by providing vital legal services to the local community.

If you are passionate about practicing law in a rural area and are ready to embrace the unique challenges and opportunities of providing essential legal services, we encourage you to apply.

Please submit your resume and a cover letter, in confidence, outlining your qualifications and experience to

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Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 08/15/2024