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Career Directory 2019

At Soloway Wright, we are proud of the quality and dedication of our team of lawyers, office staff and students. From the time of the first partnership of Hyman Soloway and John Mirsky, we have believed in teamwork and collaboration for success.

If you are looking for a firm where teamwork is valued, where you can access a great breadth of experience and where community-building is a priority, we would love to meet you.

Please browse our current job openings in Ottawa and Kingston and send a copy of your CV in Rich Text Format (RTF) to info@solowaywright.com. If there are no posted opportunities that match your interests, feel free to submit your CV for future opportunities.

Soloway Wright is an equal opportunity employer and will work with and accommodate persons with disabilities throughout the entire selection process.

Thank you for your interest in Soloway Wright.

 

Full-Time Corporate Law Clerk

For over 70 years, Soloway Wright LLP has been one of the most successful and respected law firms in the National Capital Region and Eastern Ontario. Since opening our doors in 1946, we have established a proud history of serving our clients and community. Soloway Wright LLP is seeking a full-time corporate law clerk to join its wonderful team of lawyers and staff. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 7 years relevant experience, must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, must demonstrate strong attention to detail and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Preparation of documents pertaining to incorporations, reorganizations, amalgamations and dissolutions
  • Assisting with transactions including mergers, acquisitions and purchases and sales of businesses
  • Assist with extra-provincial registrations
  • Completion and interpretation of corporate searches (bankruptcy, profile reports, NUANS, litigation, Certificates of Status)
  • Preparation and filing of annual returns
  • Organizing and managing client files
  • Regular correspondence with clients, lawyers and external professionals
  • Organizing information required for corporate records, including the maintenance of minute books and preparation of annual resolutions
  • Regular data entry using CorpLink software
  • Coordinating and preparing registration documents for partnerships and business names

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • Law Clerk Diploma coupled with a minimum of 7 years experience in the area of corporate law
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to multi task
  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Outlook and Excel
  • High level of professionalism and initiative
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
  • Knowledge of Not-for-Profit Corporations
  • Strong knowledge of legal terminology and principles
  • Experience with CorpLink is an asset

If interested in this position please submit your application to info@solowaywright.com.

Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Full-Time Litigation Law Clerk/Paralegal

For over 70 years, Soloway Wright LLP has been one of the most successful and respected law firms in the National Capital Region and Eastern Ontario. Since opening our doors in 1946, we have established a proud history of serving our clients and community.

Soloway Wright LLP is seeking an experienced Litigation Law Clerk or Paralegal to join its wonderful team of lawyers and staff in our Ottawa office. The ideal candidate will have a Law Clerk Diploma or Paralegal Graduate Certificate coupled with a minimum of 5 years relevant experience. They must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced environment, must demonstrate strong attention to detail and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Experience providing mentoring to junior law clerks or paralegals would be considered an asset.

If interested in this position please submit your application to info@solowaywright.com. Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

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