Job Posting: Motivated Junior Counsel Wanted
Carfra Lawton LLP is an established and busy insurance defence boutique law firm offering proactive and effective legal services. From our base in beautiful Victoria we represent domestic and international insurers, institutions and government agencies throughout British Columbia and the Yukon on claims ranging from the small and routine to the catastrophic and highly complex.
Our team is comprised of over 20 lawyers, paralegals and articling students, all of whom are focused on insurance defence, coverage and subrogation services. We provide our clients with the expertise and range of skills and experience needed to quickly assess files, identify defence strategies and progress a file towards resolution in a cost effective manner.
We are looking for motivated junior counsel to join our team. Not only will you be assigned your own files, you will also assist senior counsel on the complex files. This is an opportunity to dig into claims and hone your skills in litigation.
Minimum requirements: Bachelor of law degree, 1-7 years of practical experience and a practicing member in good standing with the Law Society of British Columbia. Experience in insurance litigation, personal injury and civil litigation preferred. We offer you an opportunity to excel in this field of practice. We offer a competitive salary commensurate with experience and a full benefits package. All applicants interested in an opportunity to join our well-respected firm, please submit your resume, official transcript and cover letter to the attention of Ms. Kismet T. Bhandar.