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Family Law Lawyer

Working in a law firm doesn't need to feel oppressive. Why not work at a firm that treats you well, pays you well and gives you interesting work?

Crossroads Law is an award-winning firm and is one of the fastest growing firms in Western Canada. We provide family law, estate planning and fertility law services to clients across BC and Alberta. We are looking to expand and are looking for family lawyers in Vancouver and Calgary who are ready to join a dynamic and modern law firm.

We treat our lawyers well and offer generous compensation. Many of our lawyers have quickly doubled their income. Our workplace is paperless and hybrid where lawyers can work where and when they want.

The successful candidate will have at least one year in family law and a law degree from an accredited post-secondary institution and membership as a lawyer in good standing with the Law Society. Strong legal, analytical and courtroom skills, exceptional document management abilities and a solid understanding of billing procedures and practices will be essential for success in this role. We are looking for a team player who is also committed to our principles of client centered practice and access to justice.

The ideal candidate will also possess exceptionally good client management and customer service skills, strong organizational skills and an ability to think quickly, multi-task and adapt to an ever-changing environment.

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: Monday to Friday

Resumes and cover letters may be sent to abulk@crossroadslaw.ca. Only qualified candidates will be contacted. 



Family Law Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Crossroads Law is an award-winning firm that takes pride in providing exceptional customer service to our clients. We provide family law, estate planning and fertility law services to clients across BC and Alberta. As one of the fastest growing firms in Western Canada, we are looking for a full-time Legal Assistant/Paralegal to join our collaborative team in the Calgary office where we offer a hybrid work environment.

Position Responsibilities Include but are not limited to:

  • Daily time postings, monthly billings to clients and A/R collections
  • Filing, file maintenance and calendar diarizations, and incoming/outgoing mail
  • Ability to organize and prioritize work
  • Fielding client inquiries via telephone contact/management
  • Preliminary drafting and/or transcription of correspondence and legal documents
  • Understanding of legal procedures in the Family Law area
  • Document filings and court calendar management
  • Other administrative duties as required

Requirements:

  • 4+ years experience working as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Organized and meticulous with follow-up and detail
  • Ability to take the initiative, prioritize and multitask
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe
  • Experience in family law is an asset
  • Ability to work overtime on occasion

Candidates are asked to email a cover letter and resume detailing education, previous experience and salary expectations. Resumes and cover letters may be sent to abulk@crossroadslaw.ca

We appreciate all applications however only selected candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits: Dental care, Extended health care, Vision care

Schedule: Monday to Friday