IP Legal Assistant (Entry Level)

Heydary Hamilton PC, one of the leading law firms located in downtown Toronto, is currently seeking an entry level IP legal assistant with 0-4 yrs experience.

Duties include assisting lawyers in all aspects of their practices including preparation of documents, dicta typing, drafting and preparing correspondences, filing and managing confidential documents, maintaining electronic records and other administrative tasks.

Candidates must have:

  • Completed a legal assistant or law clerk program at an ILCO college;
  • Up to 4 years experience in a law firm;
  • A keen interest in IP & commercial/corporate law;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills;
  • A strong ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment;
  • Meticulous attention to detail & ability to follow instructions;

Salary: Please include your salary expectation in your cover letter

To apply, forward your application package (cover letter, resume, transcripts and three references) to insert ‘IP Legal Assistant’ in the subject line of your email. Paralegals need not apply. Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.