Current Career Opportunity

Role: Litigator

Job Title: To be determined together

Location: Fully Remote

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a qualified and self-driven Litigator to join our team. This fully remote position offers a unique opportunity for independence and flexibility in your legal practice. In this role you will specialize in estate cases involving Powers of Attorney, Guardianship, and Passing of Accounts, with a particular focus on consent and capacity. You can also take on health law files such as secure treatment applications, Consent and Capacity Board hearings, and Health Services Appeal and Review Board hearings, at your discretion.

Responsibilities:

  • Complete autonomy over your legal practice. Run files on your own from start to finish.
  • Must have ability to independently manage and handle case files.
  • Opportunity to draft Wills and/or Powers of Attorney, if skilled in estate planning.
  • Opportunity to accept novel health law litigation cases, if desired.
  • Opportunity to provide advice to attorneys acting under POAs, if desired.

Compensation:

  • Self-employed arrangement with percentage split.
  • A bonus for files acquired through your personal marketing efforts.

Benefits:

  • No micromanagement.
  • Access to the firm's resources, including an email address, phone number, practice management software, task management software, calendar booking software, e-signing software, and document automation software.
  • Use of our full-time assistant for litigation support including with online filings, Adobe and Caselines.
  • Flexibility over your schedule - work where and when you want.
  • Freedom to decline files and/or work part-time.
  • No need to manage trust accounts or business operations.

Contract Details:

  • A detailed agreement outlining all terms and conditions will be signed.
  • Must be in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario.
  • Proof of professional insurance required.

How to Apply or Learn More:

Interested candidates are invited to contact lisa@lisafeldstein.ca. The next step will be an informal meeting to explore if we are the right fit for each other.