Lawyer – General Litigation

Our client is a Victoria full service law firm. They have an exciting opportunity for an experienced litigator with five to twenty years experience to provide legal services to their established client base with an opportunity to grow your own litigation practice. The successful candidate will have the ability to work in a fast paced team environment with a mature work ethic and dedication to providing outstanding client-centered service. Although the ideal candidate will be a member in good standing of the British Columbia Law Society, our clients are open to inviting candidates with varied backgrounds in other jurisdictions with an aim to becoming a member in good standing of the British Columbia Law Society.


Please forward your resume in confidence to: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Legal Assistant - Solicitor's Practice - FLEXIBLE WORK OPTIONS AVAILABLE including remote


Our client is a downtown Victoria law firm looking for an intermediate to senior legal assistant with experience in a general solicitor's practice with a focus on wills, estates, and conveyancing. The most important considerations will be extensive recent experience, proactive and organized disposition, and exceptional client service.  Above-market salary commensurate with experience, extended health care benefit package, flexible work hours and environment, and yearly bonuses all offered to the right candidate.


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Legal Assistant - Wills and Estates


Our client is an established Victoria law firm who is looking for a legal assistant with experience in wills and estates. Knowledge of BC (Civil) Rules of Court and litigation procedures are essential; as are excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and effective communication skills. Common sense and a mature work ethic are important. The successful candidate will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a hands-on team. This is a family friendly firm looking for the right team member that will compliment their dynamic team of long-term employees.


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Commercial Real Estate and Development Conveyancer - WORK/LIFE BALANCE ASSURANCE & SIGNING BONUS


Our client is a downtown law firm looking for an intermediate to senior commercial real estate conveyancer to work with an established team in their complex and sophisticated commercial real estate and development practice.. Experience and proficiency in real estate transactions, E-conveyance, LTSA, Corporate Online, BC Online, PPSA Registry, and ALF required. Strong document productions skills, ability to communicate in a professional, mature and courteous manner, knowledge of Law Society trust accounting, the ability to multi-task and work well independently and as well as part of a team is essential. Above-market salary commensurate with experience, extended health care benefit package, additional health spending account, flexible work hours and environment, work/life balance assurances, signing bonus and yearly bonuses all offered to the right candidate. This professional practice is all about quality work. Suitable for candidates with a great attitude and excellent work ethic.


Please forward your resume in confidence directly to the attention of: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Junior to Intermediate Real Estate Conveyancer

Our client is a Victoria law firm with a beautifully renovated office. They are looking for a junior real estate conveyancer with some experience in real estate transactions, E-conveyance, LTSA, Corporate Online, BC Online, PPSA Registry required. Eagerness to learn, attention to detail, document productions skills, professional attitude and demeanor, knowledge of Law Society trust accounting, the ability to multi-task and work well independently and as well as part of a team is essential. Above-market salary commensurate with experience, extended health care benefit package, and a gorgeous work environment with a lot of natural light is offered to the successful candidate.

Please forward your resume in confidence directly to the attention of: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Legal Assistant - Solicitor's Practice


Respected Victoria law firm devoted to providing legal services to local governments in British Columbia is seeking a legal assistant for their interesting and complex solicitors group. Experience with preparation and registration of the following land title documents is an asset, but not essential including leases, rights of way, covenants, easements, subdivision plans, complex land exchange or real estate development files from a government perspective and expropriations, contracts including service contracts, development contracts, and construction contracts, and bylaws. The successful candidate will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a hands-on team.


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Senior Legal Assistant – Litigation


Our client is a Victoria law firm is seeking an experienced legal assistant or paralegal with a minimum of 10 years of experience for their complex litigation team. Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited Legal Administrative Assistant or Paralegal Program, have advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office. Knowledge of BC Supreme Court procedures and general civil litigation knowledge are essential; as are excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and effective communication skills.


Please forward your resume in confidence to: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Residential Real Estate Conveyancer - FLEXIBLE WORK OPTIONS AVAILABLE including contract and remote


Our client is a downtown Victoria law firm looking for an intermediate to senior conveyancer. Experience and proficiency in real estate transactions, E-conveyance, LTSA, Corporate Online, BC Online, PPSA Registry required. Strong document productions skills, ability to communicate in a professional, mature and courteous manner, knowledge of Law Society trust accounting, the ability to multi-task and work well independently and as well as part of a team is essential. Above-market salary commensurate with experience, extended health care benefit package, flexible work hours and environment, and yearly bonuses all offered to the right candidate.


Please forward your resume in confidence directly to the attention of: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Legal Bookkeeper – West Shore – Must Love Dogs!


Our West Shore client is looking for an experienced full-time legal bookkeeper to join their small office. The successful candidate will be organized, accurate, detail-oriented, with the ability to communicate clearly. They are looking for someone with a minimum of two years of legal bookkeeping experience using ESIlaw, Quickbooks (desktop and online) and CLIO law firm accounting software. Candidates should have experience in trust and general bank reconciliation, payroll, GST remittance, payroll and payroll remittance and T4s. Qualified candidates will be familiar with BC Law Society regulatory requirements for bookkeeping, handle information of a confidential nature, be very resourceful and client-oriented. Free on-site parking at this dog friendly office.


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Part-Time Receptionist - General Law Office Administrative Assistant


Our downtown Victoria law firm client is looking for a part-time (25 hours per week) professional law firm receptionist and general administrative assistant. Exceptional client service skills, professional and courteous manner, ability to deal with complex and confidential matters, and a flexible communication style are fundamental skills necessary for this engaging reception and law office administrator position. Knowledge of general office administration is important. Law firm experience is preferred, reception experience is essential.


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Intermediate Legal Assistant - General Litigation


Victoria litigation group is seeking an experienced legal assistant or paralegal. Candidates must be a graduate of an accredited Legal Administrative Assistant or Paralegal Program, have advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office, and have a minimum of two years of litigation experience. Knowledge of BC (Civil) Rules of Court and litigation procedures and an interest in administrative law is preferred; as are excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and effective communication skills. Common sense and a mature work ethic are important. The successful candidate will have the ability to work both independently and as part of a hands-on team.


Please forward your resume in confidence to: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Lawyer – General Solicitor


Our client is a progressive well established Victoria full service law firm. They have an opportunity for an experienced solicitor with to provide legal services to their established client base with an opportunity to grow your own solicitor's practice. The successful candidate will have the ability to work in a fast paced team environment with a mature work ethic and dedication to providing outstanding client-centered service. Although the ideal candidate will be a member in good standing of the British Columbia Law Society with experience in real estate development, our clients are open to inviting candidates with varied backgrounds in a solicitor’s practice as they are looking for an outstanding team member.


Please forward your resume in confidence to: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Real Estate Conveyancer - Qualicum Beach


For those looking for a true work life balance in a community perfectly situated for year-round active lifestyles, our client is a family friendly law firm with a beautiful location in Qualicum Beach. They are looking for a real estate conveyancer with experience and proficiency in real estate transactions, E-conveyance, LTSA, Corporate Online, BC Online, PPSA Registry required. Strong document productions skills, ability to communicate in a professional, mature and courteous manner, knowledge of Law Society trust accounting, the ability to multi-task and work well independently and as well as part of a team is essential. Salary commensurate with experience, extended health care benefit package, and a family first philosophy is offered to the right candidate.


Please forward your resume in confidence directly to the attention of: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

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Corporate Legal Assistant / Paralegal


Our client is a Victoria law firm is looking for an intermediate to senior legal assistant for their complex corporate law practice. Candidates will have experience with corporate transactions, reorganizations, corporate organization, company resolutions, annual filings, incorporations, minute book preparation and maintenance. A solid working knowledge of ALF, BC Online, Corporations Online, Microsoft Office Suite, and ESIlaw is essential. A mature work ethic and the ability to work independently are important. Competitive salary commensurate with experience, together with extended health benefits are provided.


Please forward your resume in confidence to: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com

Commercial Real Estate and Development Conveyancer


Our client is a downtown law firm looking for an intermediate to senior commercial real estate conveyancer to work with an established team in their complex and sophisticated commercial real estate and development practice.. Experience and proficiency in real estate transactions, E-conveyance, LTSA, Corporate Online, BC Online, PPSA Registry, and ALF required. Strong document productions skills, ability to communicate in a professional, mature and courteous manner, knowledge of Law Society trust accounting, the ability to multi-task and work well independently and as well as part of a team is essential. Above-market salary commensurate with experience, extended health care benefit package, additional health spending account, flexible work hours and environment, family friendly attitude, and yearly bonuses all offered to the right candidate. Suitable for candidates with a great attitude and excellent work ethic.


Please forward your resume in confidence directly to the attention of: director@ascendlegalrecruiting.com