Why Bennett Jones

It goes without saying that lawyers are self-motivated achievers and independent thinkers. At Bennett Jones, our lawyers and business advisors are individuals deeply connected to their practice areas and the industries they serve. We know business, we know the industries we support and we know the law.

For individuals seeking to further their careers at Bennett Jones, we seek enthusiastic and supportive colleagues who will help to further our reputation as one of the very best providers of legal services in all areas in which we practice. We are looking for those who will strive with us to reach the highest peaks of individual and professional achievement.

In order to further our business, we intend to earn the respect of clients who will proactively advocate for our firm, our lawyers and our advisors. To accomplish this, we seek individuals who embrace rising to the occasion and taking on the challenges of developing new ways to impress our clients through extraordinary service excellence.

We strive to foster a workplace environment that rewards success and emphasizes initiative and inventiveness over convention and fresh thinking over formality. We are committed to recruiting, developing and challenging the most creative and talented people in their fields and unleashing them in a spirited atmosphere of entrepreneurial energy.

We provide individuals in the firm with an opportunity to perform stimulating, interesting and rewarding work in a collegial team environment and we promote an atmosphere of excellence through strong personal commitment and the encouragement of a balanced life.

Our Commitment to Our People

AON Best Employer Platinum Canada
Canada's Top Employers for Young People
Best Employers Alberta Top 70 2018

Available Positions

Calgary - Knowledge Management Lawyer, Litigation

Reports to:

  • Kate Simpson, National Director of Knowledge Management

Bennett Jones' lawyers have appeared before all levels of courts and administrative tribunals in Canada, bringing to each case a practical and thorough knowledge of litigation, mediation and arbitration strategies, tactics and procedures. Our work has resulted in hundreds of reported decisions from provincial trial and appeal courts, the Federal Court, the Tax Court and the Supreme Court of Canada, and we have significant experience in private arbitrations and mediations including ICC and AAA arbitrations.

As the Knowledge Management Lawyer supporting our Litigation Practice Groups across Canada, the successful candidate will have up-to-date and in-depth technical knowledge of Alberta and Ontario civil procedure. The KM Department supports the exceptional delivery of legal services to our clients by sharing the most efficient, effective and innovative practices and tools across offices. In supporting our Litigation groups, the KM Lawyer will assist in identifying strategic opportunities and in the development and implementation of these services.

Is Bennett Jones for You?

Leiana Tront
Leiana Tront
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Roles Within the Firm

Legal Assistants

Bennett Jones employees work in a challenging, fast-paced environment, supported by a culture based on trust and respect. We take pride in our ability to attract and retain individuals who excel in their respective fields by providing stimulating work and learning and development opportunities, as well as a competitive compensation and benefits package.

We are proud that Bennett Jones was ranked as the 3rd best place to work in Canada in the 2013 “Best Employers in Canada” survey conducted by AON Hewitt in partnership with Maclean's magazine. The firm has ranked as one of the top ten places to work in Canada for eight consecutive years and in the top 50 for 11 consecutive years.