We are a small, progressive law firm located in downtown Vancouver specialized in refugee, immigration and criminal law. The successful candidate will be responsible for the conduct of a wide variety of client files in a friendly and supportive environment.
Experience and Qualifications:
-Demonstrated interest in human rights and social justice
-J.D. or LL.B. degree and called to the bar for at least 2 years
-Relevant experience in the areas of refugee, immigration and/or criminal law
-Relevant court/tribunal experience
-Excellent legal research and writing skills
-Excellent oral and written communication skills
-Experience with marginalized communities
-Ability to manage a full case load and work in a fast-paced environment
To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and legal writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org, reference “Associate Position” or by mail to:
Edelmann and Company Law Offices
905-207 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 1H7
Applications will be accepted until May 26, 2017. We thank all applicants for their interest but we will respond only to candidates who are being considered for an interview.