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 current or future positions, please send your cover letter and resume to Michelle at: personnel@linleywelwood.com

CURRENT OPPORTUNITIES

Full-time Corporate Legal Assistant to join our team!

The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience in Corporate Law and be a graduate of an accredited program. In this position, the successful candidate will perform standard legal administrative functions and review all contractual language;
prepare and draft various correspondence and legal documents such as lease agreements, share purchase agreements, share alterations, asset purchase agreements;
act as liaison between legal professionals and individuals with various internal and external groups and take the appropriate steps

Key Competencies

  • Strong analytical and drafting skills, with the ability to identify potential legal issues;
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail;
  • Ability to prioritize a high volume of tasks and competing priorities;
  • Strong technical skills, including knowledge of ALF, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe, and BC Online;

What we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • Benefits plan
  • Modern facilities
  • Free parking

If you are looking to join a well-established firm where growth and professional development are supported please forward your resume to learn more about this opportunity.
We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.