The Referred to Law Firm

Job Description

Merovitz Potechin LLP is seeking a Litigation Assistant/Clerk to join our growing team.

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.

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.

Summary of position:

The ideal candidate will assist lawyers with a wide variety of litigation matters including but not limited to preparation of pleadings and simple motions, preparation of legal documents, coordinate external and internal communication, coordinate and organize meetings, conference calls and maintain calendars for lawyers and addressing client inquires, as required. This is a full-time permanent opportunity that offers a great work atmosphere, opportunity for growth and a challenging environment.

Required Qualifications:

About Merovitz Potechin LLP

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. We are an equal opportunity law office in Ottawa that believes in investing in people who believe that exceptional service to clients is critical to success. 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.

This is an excellent opportunity to grow your knowledge and expertise by working with an experienced team focused on personal and professional excellence. We thank all applicants for their interest in this position; however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please send a copy of your résumé to Tina Aiello-Hash, Human Resources Manager.