Id : 63506
Category : Office Personnel-Perm
Location/City : AB – Calgary
Region : Calgary Area
Job Type : Permanent
Recruiter Name : Pamela Udey

Please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Pamela Udey via email pudey@executrade.com

Litigation Paralegal – Insurance and Tort

The Opportunity

Our client is seeking a Litigation Paralegal with Insurance and Tort experience for their large law firm, located in downtown Calgary!

Key Account Responsibilities and Functions

  • Preparing initial report drafts for Lawyer’s review
  • Summarizing facts
  • Include relevant documents
  • Identifying issues
  • Providing recommendations
  • Budget and bill of cost preparation
  • Compiling Books of Authority
  • Researching and binder creation of relevant findings
  • Attending preparation meetings and assisting where needed
  • Assisting counsel on examinations for discovery and cross-examinations of affidavits
  • Creating undertaking and refusal charts
  • Preparation of mediation memoranda and briefs
  • Drafting, editing and proof reading applications, statements of defense and other pleadings
  • Arranging motions and applications with the court
  • Review of investment statements
  • Report preparation for claimants’ out-of-pocket expenses
  • Preparation of required notices and subpoenas before trial
  • Proposal preparation
  • Liaising with expert witnesses
  • Coordinating with surveillance investigators, analyzing reports and creating summary
  • Enforcing judgements


Required Skills and Qualifications

  • Must have Legal Assistant Diploma
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant work experience in insurance and general litigation
  • Understanding of Judgement Enforcement process and the Civil Enforcement Act
  • Strong MS Office skills
  • Expert knowledge of litigation practices and procedures
  • Strong communication skills delivered in a professional manner
  • Superior organizational and time management skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Team player with the ability to work individually when needed
  • Flexible – may be required to work overtime

Please submit your resume, in Word format, directly to Pamela Udey via email pudey@executrade.com

Please Quote Job Reference # 63506

Individuals interested in this employment opportunity must obtain the necessary approvals from the Government of Canada – Citizenship and Immigration department, prior to applying for this position. In accordance with the Canadian Immigration laws, priority will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada for employment opportunities. Detailed information can be obtained from http://www.cic.gc.ca

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