Paralegal, Business Law (Extra-Provincial)

November 4 2021
Industries Legal
Categories Commercial, Corporate, Business, Generalist, Legal, Paralegal
Montreal, QC


We are currently seeking a Paralegal to join our Business Law department. The successful incumbent will join our National Business Law Extra-Provincial Team, which provides specialized extra-provincial support for corporate transactions throughout the firm. This is an opportunity to join a dynamic team with an innovative practice.


  • Working with the National Extra-Provincial Business Law team to provide specialized extra-provincial support for corporate transactions throughout the Firm, including:
    • Onboarding national and international clients,
    • Managing extra-provincial matters for large corporate groups,
    • Attending to registrations of corporations, not-for-profit entities and partnerships,
    • Post amalgamation and continuance registrations and updates,
    • Attending to general maintenance and business name management,
    • Providing fee quotes for extra-provincial matters,
    • Keeping up to date on registry requirements,
    • Interacting with clients and agents
  • Assisting with other corporate matters, as required.
  • Maintaining integrity of corporate database and all record keeping systems.
  • Keeping up to date on changes in legislation and government policy and informing others as appropriate.


  • Post-secondary education in Paralegal studies preferred
  • minimum of four (4) years of relevant experience in corporate law
  • Experience with ALF/EnAct databases an asset
  • Capacity to occasionally accommodate a flexible schedule
  • Capacity to manage many files simultaneously, work well under pressure and exercise initiative
  • Excellent analytical skills, good judgment, organizational skills and high attention to detail
  • Superior written and verbal communication
  • Excellent written and communications skills in both English and French

Qualified candidates are invited to submit their resume to:

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McCarthy Tétrault is an equal opportunity employer that fosters an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment. We thank all applicants for their interest in McCarthy Tétrault; however, only chosen applicants will be contacted. We regret that we are unable to respond to individual inquiries about application status.

Please note that, applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment from McCarthy Tétrault will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada as a condition of employment and to maintain their status as fully vaccinated as a condition of continued employment. McCarthy Tétrault will consider individual requests for accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to health or other grounds.

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