Overview

BOYNECLARKE LLP Creditor Practice – Paralegal – Unsecured Transactions Full Time in Dartmouth, NS

BOYNECLARKE LLP

Branch Dartmouth NS CA

Position:
Creditor Practice – Paralegal – Unsecured Transactions
Location:
Dartmouth, NS

BOYNECLARKE LLP is a dynamic, fast-growing Dartmouth law firm. Do you want a career in a law firm that rewards you for a commitment to an excellent work product…

  • Do you want a career in a law firm that rewards you for a commitment to an excellent work product?
  • Are you looking for an employer who facilitates a team-working environment?
  • Are you tired of commuting in rush hour traffic to Halifax?
  • Does state-of-the-art Document Management technology interest you?

Position Overview:

Look no further. BOYNECLARKE LLP is a dynamic, fast-growing Dartmouth law firm. We are seeking a dedicated, enthusiastic and organized Paralegal to work with the Unsecured division of our Creditor Practice Team.

Core Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Daily update of file statuses via financial institution systems (online highways) as well as updating in the document management system (Prolaw);
  • Complete verifications for judgment enforcement, including order related searches (property, judgment, Equifax, and skip trace) as they pertain to the file and action and update clients accordingly;
  • Prepare legal documents related to garnishments including execution orders, letters to Sheriff Services, etc. and update clients accordingly;
  • Prepare legal documents and related steps for Sale of Land Under Execution including property and judgment searches, letter to debtor, Execution Orders, letters to Bailiffs and related payouts/settlements;
  • Process and complete all documentation to complete judgment renewal on existing judgments and update/verify with clients;
  • Prepare paper files for next stages;
  • Update and maintain Prolaw files;
  • Update online highways for client communication;
  • Preparation of all related legal documents;
  • Ensure the accuracy and completeness of client/file information within Prolaw and the electronic highways;
  • Other duties as required.

Required Skills & Knowledge:

  • Graduate of a Legal Assistant or Paralegal diploma program with previous legal experience with an emphasis on collections or foreclosure work;
  • Exceptional attention to detail and proven organization skills;
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple deadlines;
  • Critical thinking coupled with strong problem-solving skills;
  • Ability to deal directly with clients using superior communication skills;
  • Outstanding computer skills, specifically Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel with the ability to learn new software quickly;
  • A positive team player.

BOYNECLARKE LLP provides a comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, life and dependent life insurance, Group RSP, EAP and Health & Wellness initiatives; salary to be commensurate with experience. We offer a friendly and professional work environment. Our offices are located in Metropolitan Place, 99 Wyse Road in downtown Dartmouth across the street from the Dartmouth Sportsplex. BOYNECLARKE LLP supports equity in employment and we encourage all qualified individuals to apply to our firm. Our website offers more information about our firm. Please reply in confidence to:

Director of Human Resources
BOYNECLARKE LLP
P. O. Box 876
Dartmouth, NS B2Y 3Z5
[email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Dartmouth, NS, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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