DECEMBER 7, 2018 CAREERS lxxxi
Suite 1910, 8 King Street East, Toronto, M5C 1B5
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Our client is a North American company that has grown exponentially
since its inception and now has operations in both Canada and
the US. Its legal team has also grown to meet the demands of the
business, and works closely with and provides legal support to all the
business groups and corporate functions within the organization.
The Litigation Counsel will oversee all litigation matters, including
complex customer claims and claims against suppliers and competitors,
managing external litigation counsel, and having carriage of his/
her own litigation files. This role will also be involved in advising on
regulatory matters. Reporting to the General Counsel, this position
will be based in the head office in Markham, Ontario.
The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 6 years of experience
in commercial litigation, gained at a major law firm or corporation.
Experience with employment and labour matters would also be seen
as an asset. Excellent advocacy, drafting, and interpersonal skills
are essential in this role. A strong business acumen, and the ability
to think strategically and pragmatically are also important. Prior
experience in managing others will also be of interest.
This is a great opportunity to continue your litigation practice while
being an integral part of an organization. The Company is able to
offer a competitive compensation package, challenging work and a
friendly environment. If you are interested in this opportunity, please
forward your cover letter and resume to Lorene Nagata or Lesa Ong at
NagataCONNEX Executive Legal Search, or contact us for a confidential
(6+ years experience)