About Higgerty Law
Higgerty Law is a modern law firm that focuses on litigation, particularly for class actions and personal injury claims. We pride ourselves on being a modern and technology-driven law firm that has a strong commitment to justice and care for our clients throughout Canada.
At Higgerty Law we know that our success is thanks to the hardworking people who make up our diverse team. We're passionate about the work that we do and work collaboratively to achieve the long and short term goals of our firm. If this is an environment you think you could thrive within then we want to hear from you.
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An Opportunity to Make an Impact
Due to a period of growth, Higgerty Law currently has an exciting opportunity for both a Paralegal and a Litigation Associate to join our team in Calgary on a full-time basis. These roles will see you working collaboratively to support our personal injury and class action cases.
As our new Paralegal, you'll support our Litigation Associate through the preparation of files and documents related to relevant cases. Some of your key responsibilities in this fast-paced role will include:
As our new Litigation Associate, you'll work collaboratively to support our clients. Though, as a firm, we specialize in both class actions and personal injury claims this role will be primarily focused on personal injury claims. Some of your key responsibilities in this fast-paced role will include:
More About You
In order to qualify for the role of Paralegal, you will need a minimum of 4 years of experience along with a background in personal injury. Previous class action experience is not required but is certainly an asset.
In order to qualify for the role of Litigation Associate, you will need 3 - 5 years of experience along with a background in personal injury. Previous class action experience is not required but is certainly an asset as is previous trial experience.
As our ideal candidate for either of these roles, you'll join us with excellent communication skills in both written and verbal form. Your assertive nature and aptitude for attention to detail will ensure you achieve the best outcome for our clients while working towards many competing deadlines. You'll also possess computer literacy and be very comfortable using Microsoft 360 as well as legal programs used to keep track of files. Your problem-solving skills and your ability to work as part of a team will further foster our office culture allowing all team members to achieve their best for both clients and our firm.
Above all, you'll be an enthusiastic and strategically minded professional who is eager to use their skills to make a difference and provide value for our clients, our community, and our greater team.
About the Salary and Benefits
In return for your hard work and dedication, you will be rewarded with a competitive annual salary based on your skills and experience, as well as a comprehensive package which includes:
Upon joining Higgerty Law you'll be welcomed into a collaborative environment where communication is valued at all levels. Though the work that we do may be challenging it's also highly rewarding and allows us to make a tangible and positive difference in the lives of others.