The Law Society of Ontario exists to govern Ontario’s
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legal profession in the public interest.
Counsel, Paralegal Licensing
The Counsel, Paralegal Licensing & Accreditation is responsible for developing,
updating, and implementing standards and content to support the Law Society’s
paralegal licensing and college program accreditation and reaccreditation
processes. Counsel creates and updates modules, study guides, and assessment
tools to assess the entry-level competence of paralegals and lawyers. Counsel
contributes expertise in credentialing and practice management matters related
to the Paralegal Education Program Accreditation Policy process, including
conducting paralegal college program auditing activities and drafting audit
You possess an LL.B. or J.D., plus a licence with the Law Society of Ontario,
and are entitled to practise law in Ontario. You must have demonstrated a
commitment to the legal professions through membership in one or more of
the major law or legal associations, legal writing, volunteer activities, teaching,
or another relevant activity. You have a minimum of 5 years’ experience either
practising law or working in the area of professional development.
We offer a collegial work environment with competitive salary and benefits.
For further information, or to apply for this position, please visit
the Current Opportunities page of the Law Society’s website at
www.lso.ca. Please apply in confidence by September 26, 2018.
Please submit a cover letter with your application. If you are
unable to apply via this process due to the requirement for an
accommodation of any kind, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Law Society of Ontario is an equal opportunity employer striving to reflect the
population of Ontario. We welcome applications from persons representing the
diversity of our profession and community. We appreciate all interest and will
directly contact candidates under consideration.
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