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 called to the bar for at least 3 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 “Lawyer Position” or by mail to:
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.
Deadline for applications: 31 August, 2020.