Siskinds is one of Southwestern Ontario’s leading law firms. We are a growing team of over 230 lawyers and support staff covering personal, business, personal injury and class action law and over 25 specialized practice areas. As one, we are focused on helping clients make the right legal choices, managing legal affairs, connecting the dots where needed and generally making life a little less complex by making the expertise clients need easier to access and use.
General Litigation Law Clerk –
This position will require you to provide support to lawyers within our general litigation group. You will be required to work well both independently and within the team setting.
Our ideal candidate will have a
We need an intelligent (“quick to pick up”), enthusiastic and proactive individual, who enjoys a
The following skills and attributes are also essential:
Duties and responsibilities include:
•Preparing court documents for civil actions and application, including but not limited to Notices of Objection, Application Records, Orders for Directions, Affidavits of Documents etc;
•Drafting motions and pleadings;
•Managing the satisfaction of undertakings;
•Preparing court documents for certificate of appointment applications and passing of accounts;
•Meeting with various clients on an as needed basis
•Communicating with clients, witnesses, experts and third party organizations;
•Confirming motions and applications;
•Supporting other clerks
The following skills and attributes are necessary:
•Proficient understanding of civil litigation procedures and the Rules of Civil Procedure
•Excellent analytical skills
•Strong computer skills
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•Excellent time management and
•Strong organizational skills with the ability to take initiative/be proactive
•Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written)
•Ability to juggle multiple demands and properly judge priorities
•Highly client serviced
We are a truly cohesive team, and as such, being a team player as well as having a strong technical ability and positive attitude will make you a top runner, and ideally our chosen candidate.
We offer a technologically advanced environment with exposure to many specialized computer applications. Our comprehensive
Siskinds is an equal opportunity employer and will work with and accommodate persons with disabilities throughout the entire recruitment, selection, and
Please email your resume quoting “General Litigation Law Clerk” and Your Name, in the subject line, to firstname.lastname@example.org . Deadline for submissions is Friday, January 21, 2022.
Siskinds, London Head Office
Attention: Human Resources, 275 Dundas Street, Unit 1
London Ontario N6B 3L1