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  • 10 May 2024 2:16 PM | Anonymous

    Stoner & Company Family Law is a busy law firm with offices in Burlington and Oakville. We are seeking a lawyer with one to five years of experience in family law to work in our Burlington office. 

    The Firm: 

    Stoner & Company has been specializing in family law for over 20 years. We are one of the leading law firms in the area, and have built a reputation for providing the highest level of professional, dedicated legal support to all of our clients. While our ten lawyers are committed to achieving the best possible results through negotiation, mediation, arbitration or litigation, we have developed a strong reputation as a litigation firm. 

    Our firm is unique in the range of lawyers we have, our team approach and the specialized expertise we provide. We are genuinely supportive, collaborative, respectful and responsive. Stoner & Company offers an inclusive and diverse work environment. 

    If you’d like to find out more about us, visit scfamilylaw.ca

    The Position: 

    You will be responsible for all types of family law, including divorce, separation, custody, access, child and spousal support, adoptions, property issues and cohabitation/marriage contracts, as well as representing clients in mediation, arbitration, or litigation. In addition, you will be responsible for: 

    •  Meeting with clients
    • Drafting documents
    • Negotiating agreements
    • Conducting legal research
    • Attending court, mediation and arbitration hearings

    You will be expected to manage a heavy workload independently, collaborate with others, and provide professional, responsive service to our clients. This position is primarily in person. 

    We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages, active mentorship and ongoing professional development. 

    If you’re interested, please forward your resume and cover letter to Bill Wodhams, bill@scfamilylaw.ca

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

  • 10 May 2024 2:13 PM | Anonymous

    Stoner & Company Family Law is a busy law firm located in Burlington and Oakville, dedicated to providing the highest quality legal services to our clients. We are currently seeking an intermediate or senior Law Clerk for our Burlington office. This position is in person. 

    We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and benefit plan. 

    Qualifications and skills required include: 

    • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
    • Experience working in a detail oriented and high-pressure environment
    • Professional presentation and communications skills
    • Excellent interpersonal skills and friendly telephone manner
    • Strong organizational skills
    • Community college or university degree
    • Law clerk experience or degree from accredited program
    • Knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook and Word

    Responsibilities include: 

    • Drafting and organizing - orders, confirmation notices, correspondence, briefs
    • Divorcemate: drafting financial statements, compiling financial disclosure, preparing support calculations
    • Scheduling court appearances
    • Maintaining tickler system
    • Trial preparation (reviewing file, preparing witness list, ordering transcripts, preparing Exhibit Briefs, Briefs of Authorities, and other documents for Trial etc.)
    • Maintaining communication with clients, court offices, and other law firms
    • Assisting with mediation and ADR preparation
    • Schedule management
    • Managing and filing incoming emails/correspondence, calendar entries, scheduling meetings, client intake
    • Supporting other team members when needed
    • Other administrative tasks as required

    If you’re interested, please provide a cover letter with your resume to Bill Wodhams, bill@scfamilylaw.ca. We thank all those who apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • 9 May 2024 10:21 AM | Anonymous

    McHugh Whitmore is offering an exciting opportunity for a candidate seeking to advance their career in a growing law firm. We are a mid-sized law firm located in Stoney Creek serving Hamilton, Stoney Creek, Halton and Niagara. Our firm prides itself on delivering the highest quality legal services to our clients in a supportive and team-oriented work environment.

    The position will involve contributing to our corporate group and being involved in a broad range of corporate matters including mergers and acquisitions, incorporations and reorganizations. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter with meaningful experience in corporate law.

    McHugh Whitmore is known for being an inclusive and positive work environment and is seeking candidates who prioritize these qualities in a workplace.

    We offer a competitive compensation package with opportunity for partnership.

    Interested applicants should forward a resume and cover letter to Kelly Furneaux at kellyf@mchughwhitmore.ca with the understanding that applications are held in strict confidence. Please enter ‘Corporate Lawyer’ in your subject line.

    Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.


  • 26 Apr 2024 12:20 PM | Anonymous

    Morgan and Phillips LLP is a small law firm located in Milton, Ontario.  We practice only family and estate law and mediation.  We are seeking a highly organized, detailed-oriented legal receptionist/administrative assistant for a full time, permanent and in person position.  We are looking for someone with at least two years’ experience in a law office in a similar role, who has familiarity with legal accounting software, and a multi-line phone system. The position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills. 

    The successful candidate will be responsible for:

    • answering phones, transferring calls and taking messages;
    • scheduling appointments and managing lawyers’ calendars
    • greeting clients, service providers and other visitors to our office
    • providing general information to potential clients, conducting intake interviews with potential clients and verifying client identification
    • using legal software to generate invoices, bill clients and process payments
    • paying bills and enter payments in to legal accounting software
    • opening and closing files
    • managing incoming and outgoing correspondence
    • maintaining an inventory of supplies and order supplies as needed
    • filing, printing, scanning and copying documents
    • arranging for couriers and process servers
    • maintaining a schedule of administrative compliance obligations
    • assisting with organizing meetings, documents and filings

    Note that the above is not an exhaustive list of the responsibilities or requirements.

    Our ideal candidate is professional and friendly, enjoys learning new skills, and balancing many different tasks. They will play a crucial role in ensuring the smooth operation of our firm by providing an excellent customer experience for our clients and administrative and clerical support to our lawyers and clerks. They will have a good working knowledge of front desk operations, clerical work, phone systems, legal accounting software. 

    Preference will be given to applicants with family and/or estate law office experience, experience with Cosmolex and Divorcemate software. 

    This position is in office from 8:30 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday, no weekends. On site parking is available. Salary is based on experience in the range of $45,000 to $55,000 per year.

    Please send your resume to contact@maplaw.ca

    Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

  • 2 Apr 2024 10:00 AM | Anonymous

    Hi there!

    My name is Marco Kim, and I am a second-year law student from Oakville studying at Western University. I am currently looking for a summer position at a law firm, so please contact me if you are interested! My main fields of interest are labour and employment law, insurance law, civil litigation, and commercial litigation. You can find my resume here.

    You can contact me by email at mkim749@uwo.ca or by phone at 647-895-7301. Please don't hesitate to ask any questions!

  • 1 Feb 2024 12:16 PM | Anonymous

    My name is Michelle Assaad and I am currently enrolled in the political science and law partnership with Wilfrid Laurier University and the University of Sussex. I am writing to express my interest to work as a paid or unpaid co-op student from May 1 – August 31.

    My skills in maintaining a high standard of quality work, time management, and multi-tasking, as well as my strong communication and interpersonal skills developed through my experience in the customer service field, make me a great fit for this position. Additionally, my experience as a law clerk at Wellenreiter LLP and as an optometrist office receptionist at Eyeglass Gallery have provided me with the necessary skills to manage administrative tasks, communicate effectively, and work collaboratively in a team environment.

    Thank you for considering my application. I have attached my resume and provided my personal email address. Michelle Assaad Resume.pdf


  • 19 Jan 2024 12:09 PM | Anonymous

     Nachla Law Office is actively searching for a Family Law Lawyer with about 3+ years of solid experience in Family Law Litigation. Please click here to review the full job description. 

    If you feel you are compatible with Nachla Law Office, please submit your cover letter and resume to office@nachlaw.com

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