Essential Functions: 

  • Drafting documents implementing incorporations, amalgamations, continuances, amendments and other fundamental changes
  • Drafting documents relating to acquisitions and corporate reorganizations
  • Conducting and summarizing minute book reviews and drafting documents rectifying deficiencies
  • Coordinating with lawyers/clerks in our other offices on multi-jurisdictional transactions and providing Alberta support
  • General and annual corporate maintenance
  • Supporting day to day functions of corporate department

Qualifications: 

  • CORES LIII
  • A minimum of five years paralegal experience 
  • Experience working in a corporate database, preferably ALF
  • Professional and ability to interact and effectively communicate with individuals at all levels
  • Ability to prioritize, multi-task and handle a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and be a strong team player
  • Excellent organizational, verbal and written communication skills
  • Legal Assistant Diploma from a recognized college


All offers of employment are conditional upon the satisfactory verification of a Canadian criminal record check. Determination of the factors that constitute satisfactory verification is within the sole discretion of Bennett Jones.

This position will remain open until a suitable candidate is found.

Bennett Jones is committed to the health, safety, and well-being of our Firm members. Effective October 1, 2021, Bennett Jones will require all Firm members to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, in accordance with public health guidance, prior to entering the workplace, attending a firm sponsored event, attending at a client's workplace or travelling on Firm business. Bennett Jones welcomes applications from all applicants, including applicants who may requires a specific accommodation because of a disability or another protected ground. Any applicant requiring accommodation during the application process should contact hrdeptedm@bennettjones.com.

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Details

Location
Edmonton, AB

Employment Type
Full Time

Posted on November 19, 2021