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At SKS Law LLP, we believe that our team is the driving force behind our success. We are always on the lookout for talented individuals who share our passion for the law and are eager to make a difference in the lives of our clients.

Below you will find available opportunities with SKS Law LLP. Please send your resume to alison.madge@skslaw.ca.

SKS Law LLP, a boutique law firm based in Ottawa, Ontario, is currently looking for a skilled and motivated Clerk to join our Corporate and Commercial team. As a Corporate Clerk with our firm, you will have the opportunity to work on a diverse range of legal matters, including interprovincial and cross-border transactions. We welcome candidates who are enthusiastic about contributing to our team’s success and providing clients with exceptional service.

Responsibilities:

  1. Document Preparation: Assist lawyers in drafting and preparing various corporate documents, including articles of incorporation, resolutions, and annual filings.
  2. Corporate Filings: Manage and file corporate documents with the relevant government authorities, ensuring compliance with regulations and deadlines.
  3. Corporate Record Maintenance: Maintain accurate corporate records, minute books, and databases for our clients, ensuring they are up-to-date and in compliance with legal requirements.
  4. Client Correspondence: Communicate with clients to gather necessary information, respond to inquiries, and provide updates on corporate matters.
  5. Due Diligence: Assist in conducting due diligence reviews and research related to corporate transactions and compliance matters.
  6. Support Legal Team: Provide administrative and organizational support to lawyers in corporate transactions, mergers, acquisitions, and other related matters.

Qualifications:

  1. Education: Diploma or degree in a legal assistant or law clerk program.
  2. Experience: Minimum of two [2] years of experience as a Corporate Clerk in a law firm or corporate environment.
  3. Knowledge: Understanding of corporate law procedures, corporate governance, and familiarity with corporate documents and filings.
  4. Attention to Detail: Strong attention to detail in preparing and reviewing legal documents and filings.
  5. Communication Skills: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to interact professionally with clients and colleagues.
  6. Organizational Skills: Strong organizational abilities and the capability to manage multiple tasks efficiently.
  7. Language: Fluency in English mandatory (additional fluency in French is an asset).

Salary range: starting at $50,000, commensurate with experience

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume, cover letter, and any other relevant supporting documents to alison.madge@skslaw.ca. Please include “Corporate Clerk Application” in the email subject line. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Note: All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.