January 7, 2020 Lawyer Position – Immediate Opening We are a 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 member of a Canadian law society3 years’ experience in refugee, immigration and/or criminal law, with experience arguing cases before the IRB and/or provincial and federal courtsExcellent 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: Christine Edelmann Edelmann and Company Law Offices 905-207 West Hastings Street Vancouver, BC V6B 1H7 We thank all applicants for their interest, but we will respond only to candidates who are being considered for an interview.