Urban Recruitment

Commercial Litigation Legal Assistant

Posted: Monday November 2nd, 2020
Closing Date: Friday December 4th, 2020

We are currently recruiting for a Commercial Litigation Legal Assistant for our client's Vancouver office. Our client is one of Canada’s leading business law firms and a dynamic, collaborative and exciting place to work!

The position requires very strong communication and technical skills. The successful candidate must have a minimum of four years of Commercial Litigation experience and demonstrate initiative, high attention to detail, and the ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment. In addition, strong client service skills, organizational skills and practice management abilities are required.


  • Formal Legal Assistant education and background is required.
  • Advanced PC skills, particularly with Microsoft Office and Outlook.
  • Experience with processing and document review platforms.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to work effectively under pressure to meet quick deadlines.
  • Candidates must have the ability to work independently with minimal supervision and also in team situations, and have a high degree of initiative and self-motivation as well as
  • Excellent interpersonal skills. Must also display diplomacy, tact, and maintain confidentiality.
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • Flexibility for occasional overtime as needed.

At Urban Legal Recruitment we guarantee discretion and confidentiality.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Managing this Together – COVID-19

Nice to see you again! Our offices are now open. We’re following all health and safety protocols and can’t wait to see you in person. Learn more: https://www.urbanlegal.ca

If you are interested in this role, please forward your resume in strict confidence to Shona Tischner at shona@urbanlegal.ca