At SmithValeriote, we pride ourselves on being able to deliver solid and sound legal advice, presented in a manner that helps our clients understand and follow complicated legal processes. We understand that our clients’ legal needs often arise out of serious and daunting situations, so we make it our mission to provide our services in an open and approachable manner. We are here to help.
SmithValeriote has a long and distinguished history of providing Guelph, Fergus and area residents and businesses with high-quality, personal and professional legal services. Since the mid 1960‘s, the firm has been advising its clients and supporting its community. We now proudly serve clients from all over Ontario and continue to grow.
Jr. Real Estate Clerk / File Opening Clerk
We have an excellent opportunity at our Elora location on our real estate team. We are looking for a Junior Real Estate Clerk with 0-2 years of experience. Your primary responsibility will be to open all new matter files as well as real estate files PC Law & Conveyancer. You will have knowledge in residential real estate gained through a related post secondary education program (i.e., Legal Administration and/or Law Clerk) or previous work experience. You will also be required to provide assistance to reception as well as travel to banks and other law firms. This position requires you to have a vehicle and valid driver’s license and mileage will be reimbursed. In addition you are extremely organized, you have high attention to detail, and the ability to work in a fast paced busy environment. Experience with MS Office is a must and knowledge of Conveyancer and PC Law will be considered an asset. Please send all cover letters and resumes to email@example.com by November 24, 2017.
Corporate Law Clerk
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 2 years experience with knowledge in preparing articles of incorporation, amendment, amalgamation, dissolution and revival, the preparation of resolutions and transactional documentation, registering business names, conducting corporate searches as well as preparing annual resolutions. You will have excellent organizational skills, high attention to detail, and the ability to multitask which will assist you in working in this fast paced environment. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are an asset for dealing effectively with clients and other lawyers and professionals in the interests of our clients. In addition familiarity with FastCompany, PC Law, MS Office and PPSA registrations would be beneficial. Please send all cover letters and resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 24, 2017.
We are currently accepting resumes from candidates who are interested in joining our expanding team. Our Firm offers services in Family Law, Business/Corporate Law, Condominium Law, Civil Litigation, Wills and Estates, Municipal, Real Estate Law, and Criminal Law. If you have 3-5 years of experience working as a law clerk or legal assistant in any of these areas and you are looking for a career that is closer to home, challenging and rewarding, please apply, in confidence, and send your resume to email@example.com.
We offer competitive wages and benefits, group RSP contributions, free parking, social events, and continued education and learning opportunities.
SmithValeriote offers a competitive comprehensive compensation package including benefits and an active social committee.
Interested applicants should submit their comprehensive resume and cover letter in confidence to firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.