Union Side Labour Lawyer

Toronto
Job description

Unified LLP is a full-service law firm for unions located in downtown Toronto. Our Labour Law team is currently seeking a driven and team-oriented lawyer with solid litigation experience and a passion for matters related to labour law and professional regulation.

Our Labour department exclusively represents unions and their members before arbitration boards, labour relations boards, professional regulators, tribunals, and Courts. Within this work we provide extensive legal services and advocacy for individuals and organizations in a variety of matters including, but not limited to, grievance arbitrations, college complaints, collective bargaining agreements, class actions, and human rights complaints.

Unified LLP offers a competitive compensation structure to its lawyers including health benefits. We are currently seeking a lawyer with 1-5 years of experience. The expected salary range for this position is $80,000-$130,000 annually but is negotiable and will be highly dependent on experience and year of call.

The ideal candidate will have:

· Experience litigating before tribunals or Courts.

· A demonstrated commitment to social justice issues.

· Strong technical legal knowledge, excellent judgment, and strong analytical and drafting skills.

· Excellent interpersonal and client service skills, strong initiative, and the ability to work well in a variety of teams.

· Excellent organizational, project management and leadership skills, and the ability to manage multiple priorities.

· Exceptional academic credentials.

Candidates must be members of or be eligible for membership in the Law Society of Ontario. We strongly encourage members of all equity-seeking groups to apply.

Interested candidates are asked to submit the following materials:

· cover letter.

· resume.

We thank all applicants for their interest, but only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: $80,000.00-$150,000.00 per year

Benefits:

  • Extended health care

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Toronto, ON M5T 2C8: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


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Unified LLP

Toronto