Junior Litigation Lawyer

Junior Litigation Lawyer

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Merovitz Potechin LLP is currently seeking to add a junior litigation lawyer to the existing strength of our litigation team. If you are motivated and have a passion for problem solving and strong commitment to your clients, we are the law firm for you.

Summary of position:

The ideal candidate will have strong research and writing skills, and be willing to assist clients in a wide variety of civil litigation matters as required.  The successful applicant will have the opportunity to carry their own files independently, and work alongside more senior counsel.  New calls welcome!

Required Qualifications:

Why join our team?

We are an equal opportunity law office that values teamwork, respect, integrity, caring and professionalism. We also believe in investing in people who understand that exceptional service to clients is critical to success.

We offer a mentorship program for new lawyers at Merovitz Potechin LLP. Associates will be teamed up with a Partner who will instill their expertise by teaching you the skills they have learned to succeed as an associate, how to communicate with clients and everyone on your team, as well as work life balance.

Along with being caring professionals, every member of our team should remain as committed to their Ottawa community and their families as they are to their clients and the firm. We understand that in order to provide exceptional client service, our employees must feel a sense of belonging, collegiality, and respect among their peers, and Merovitz Potechin does its utmost to ensure our team is supported. If you want to work in an environment that values professionalism and client satisfaction while also nurturing relationships and supporting community involvement, then we would love to hear from you.

Learn more about our firm

Merovitz Potechin LLP, The Referred to Law Firm, was established in 1976. Since that time, a knowledgeable team of lawyers and staff have been built upon the foundation of superior legal advice and exceptional client service.

Our commitment to safety

At Merovitz Potechin LLP, we have made the physical, emotional, mental health and safety of our staff, their families, and our clients our top priority. All of our team members have been provided with cutting-edge tools and technology and most of our staff and lawyers are continuing to work between the office and home. Our focus on everyone’s wellbeing has reinforced and strengthened our commitment to exceptional client service and teamwork.

How to apply

This is an excellent opportunity to grow your knowledge and expertise by working with an experienced team focused on personal and professional excellence. We are an equal opportunity law office and we welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

If you are interested in joining our law firm, please send a copy of your résumé to Laurie Bown, Director of Administration at [email protected].

We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only applicants selected for an interview* will be contacted.

*Due to Covid-19 all appointments are conducted virtually to maintain the safety of our staff.