• Full Time
  • Toronto

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Associate, Civil Litigation Lawyer (Junior) Job in Toronto, Canada 
We are working with one of Canada’s top litigation boutiques known for its strong advocacy and dedicated team of outstanding lawyers.

This is an excellent opportunity for a talented and ambitious lawyer to put their name alongside and learn from Canada’s pre-eminent litigators, working with a high-performing team and premier companies, institutions, and individuals. The firm is deeply committed to fostering an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce and features a gender-balanced partner leadership team. The firm recruits and supports diverse candidates and is dedicated to their long-term advancement and retention.

Job Description – Associate, Civil Litigation Lawyer (Junior)
Due to ongoing growth, our client is seeking an Associate, Civil Litigation (Junior) Lawyer to join its team in Toronto. The ideal candidate will have one to three years of civil litigation experience at a top tier firm and excellent academic credentials. The successful candidate will work closely with one of the partners on various litigation files, including preparing for and going to trial. As the ideal candidate, you will have an outstanding track record as an up-an-coming expert litigator and problem-solver with an appetite to build your profile and learn from some of the best litigators.
 
Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge
* LL.B. or J.D. degree (or equivalent).
* Good standing with a Canadian Law Society.
* 1-3 years of civil litigation experience at a top tier firm.
* Superior problem-solving skills.
* Excellent academic credentials obtained at a top law school.

The Counsel Network is committed to building a diverse legal community through our inclusive business and recruitment practices. We value diversity of experience, expertise, and background, and strive to eliminate barriers historically encountered by marginalized groups. We recognize that an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce benefits and enriches both the legal profession and the greater community.
 
For more information or to apply for this position, contact: 

Meaghan Loughry, Recruitment Associate 
mloughry@thecounselnetwork.com
647.417.4720
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OR

Dal Bhathal, Managing Partner 
dal@thecounselnetwork.com 
416.364.6654 / 604.643.1708
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