Legal Assistant

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 Legal Assistant to join our Mortgage Enforcement Team at its Kentville location.

Responsibilities
The Legal Assistant will provide assistance/support to team paralegals and lawyers.
This will include drafting correspondence and legal documents, keeping client online resources updated for referencing file status, note taking and management of confidential information and document assembly.

Qualifications
Training or experience with law office procedures, 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 as there is a high degree of client contact.

Work With Us
Taylor Maclellan Cochrane offers a competitive salary and full comprehensive benefit package.

If you have these qualifications and/or experience and are interested in a career opportunity as a Legal Assistant with a busy law firm, please respond in confidence to:
Lisa van Trigt
Operations Manager
Taylor MacLellan Cochrane
50 Cornwallis Street
Kentville NS B4N 2E4
T: (902) 678-6156/F: (902) 678-6010
Please note only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.
Job Deadline/Expiry Date: 10/31/2020