Careers

Our "city in the country" is British Columbia's 5th largest city and growing, and offers both urban amenities and rural comfort. From challenging mountain biking and breathtaking skiing to some of the best golf courses in the province, Abbotsford is uniquely positioned central to all of these activities. It boasts the lower mainland's only other international airport, and is still only a one-hour's drive from downtown Vancouver. Linley Welwood has been an active part of Abbotsford's growth and diversity, and continues to serve our city and all of our surrounding communities.

Linley Welwood is always looking to add to its exceptional team of Lawyers, Paralegals and Legal Assistants. Our "open door" environment provides a healthy, positive and friendly atmosphere to work. We believe in work-life balance, and promote teamwork and excellence, always fully committed to providing the best solutions for our clients. We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package, and a tremendous opportunity for growth and career development.

If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your cover letter and resume to Michelle at: [email protected]

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

We currently have a full-time opportunity available for a Paralegal in our Family Law department.

Requirements:

Superior verbal and written communication skills
Strong organizational and time management skills
Detail oriented with excellent ability to multi-task, prioritize, and organize
The ability to work independently and within a team
A strong work ethic and initiative
Flexible and adaptable to changing work demand
Knowledge and understanding of the Family Law Act
Knowledge of Provincial Court & Supreme Court Rules

Responsibilities:

Preparing and drafting applications, judgments, statements, documents, and other correspondence
Performing legal research
Maintaining attorney calendars, scheduling appointments and court dates
Serving as a liaison between the client and attorney, conducting client interviews

Please provide your cover letter with a copy of your resume in PDF form along with your salary expectations. All applications will be kept confidential. We thank all applicants for their interest in the position; however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.