The Bianchi Presta Difference
We are a mid-size, full service law firm located in the heart of the City of Vaughan. Our firm's founding partners built this business from the ground up on the basic principle of putting the client first. Today, our team enjoys a fast-paced, dynamic work environment coupled with a collegial office culture - where our team works together by supporting one another to provide our clients a level of service that is second to none. Our continued success is, without a doubt, linked to our ability to attract and retain high-caliber individual lawyers, associates, students, and support staff, who embody our core-values as we continue to enhance and grow our team in various roles and capacities.
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At Bianchi Presta LLP, growth is always on our mind. Whether it be expanding our clientele or our staff, we understand that growth keeps us moving forward. For this reason, we are always searching for talented law clerks and legal assistants who are skilled in any of all of the following practice areas: Construction Law, Real Estate and Development Law, Business Law, Litigation, Wills, Trusts & Estates Law, and Matrimonial & Family Law.
What can you expect?
To start, Bianchi Presta strives to foster a collegial work environment and operates with an open-door policy. Our Legal Support Professionals work directly with and under the supervision of our firm's lawyers. We understand that a career in the legal professional services industry involves a commitment to lifelong learning and we provide you with the training, tools and practical experience to succeed.
Your responsibilities will vary depending on individual circumstances, practice area and level of experience. However, general duties include, at a minimum, scheduling appointments, overseeing and processing e-mail intake, highlighting deadlines and key dates, preparing legal documentation and letters, preparing invoice statements, booking travel arrangements as well as delegating tasks to and coordinating with other administrative assistants as well as our Accounting Department.
Interest in Applying for a Position as a Law Clerk or Legal Assistant?
If you are seeking an entry-level position, or you have senior-level experience, and believe that Bianchi Presta may be the right fit for you, we encourage you to apply to join our team as a Legal Support Professional member. We actively look for qualified Legal Support Professional candidates who exhibit certain basic essential traits and skills that we believe are key to a successful career at Bianchi Presta irrespective of one's level of experience:
- Honesty, Integrity & Reliability,
- Critical Thinking,
- Time Management & Listening Skills,
- Professional Disposition,
- Client-Oriented, and
- Unparalleled Attention to Detail & Organization Skills
Interested candidates should send their cover letter, resume, academic transcript if applying as an entry-level candidate, and a letter of recommendation from at least one work-related reference in a single PDF file entitled "(Applicant name) Application" (YYYY/MM/DD) to email@example.com.
We are pleased to advise that we accept qualified applications on a rolling basis.
New Position Opening: Real Estate Law Clerk - Leasing (Commercial & Industrial)
Minimum Application Requirements:
(a) Completion of a post-secondary Law Clerk program / Legal Assistant course; and
(b) Minimum of One to Two (2) years' experience as a Law Clerk in Real Estate practice area with a particular focus on Leasing - Commercial and Industrial.
Requisite Skills & Experience:
- Extensive knowledge in use of Microsoft Office Suite products (e.g. Word, Excel & Outlook) – Familiarity with tracking changes in documents & running document comparisons are an asset;
- Proficiency working with LawyerDoneDeal & experience with PC Law, Teraview and Cyberbahn;
- Under legal professional supervision, preparing legal documents and correspondence according to precedents and/or instructions (drafting letters, revising draft documents and preparing document comparisons for various types of commercial & industrial leasing agreements including: leases, assignments, amendments, lease renewals, surrender agreements and invoicing.
Real Estate Law Clerk - Leasing Application Deadline:
January 30th, 2018 at 5:00PM
If you have any questions about this recruitment opportunity, our recruitment program or about Bianchi Presta in general, please do not hesitate to e-mail us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
We thank you for your interest in joining Bianchi Presta, however, only selected candidates will be contacted for next steps and interviews. Note that submitting a satisfactory criminal background check is a condition of obtaining an offer of employment and will be required only if you are contacted by our Selection Committee as a short-listed candidate.