Looking for a change? Paterson, MacDougall LLP is looking to add two associates in its Toronto office. This is a unique and rare opportunity to focus your skills and passion for the law in a well-known and respected firm representing aviation interests, both foreign and domestic, in Canada as well as defending liability claims against municipalities and other public entities throughout Ontario. The firm’s experience also takes in professional liability and products liability defence and representing insurers in insurance coverage disputes. Serving the firm’s clients will require appearances before tribunals and courts and provide opportunities to practice in various areas of the law. Due to growth, the firm is seeking two Associates with partnership potential to join the team. This firm offers a unique boutique culture built on history, respect and integrity. The work is exciting, complex and multifaceted on both a national and international scale.
Senior Associate 5-7 Years
The ideal candidate will have 5 – 7 years of strong post-call litigation experience, primarily defence and policy coverage and have excellent advocacy and negotiation skills, sound professional judgement and strong interpersonal skills. Engineering or a technical background pilot training and aviation and transportation law experience would be helpful but not necessary. Must be willing to travel domestically and internationally.
Junior Associate 2-3 years
The ideal candidate will have at least 2 years of litigation experience, strong written and oral communication skills and be a team player in a boutique law firm. The incumbent will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of matters, focused on, but not limited to the firm’s specialties, including municipal law, supporting a group of Partners in the firm. Solid career growth and mentorship offered.
Both roles will provide an unparalleled opportunity to work on unique, sophisticated and challenging files in a fast-paced environment. If you are a dynamic and industrious individual committed to bringing professional excellence and leadership to your career, please forward your CV to Lana Driscoll at firstname.lastname@example.org Ref. #31396