Founded in 1982, Murphy Battista LLP is one of the best known and most successful personal injury law firms in Western Canada – and was one of the first “boutique” law firms in BC, practicing in a specialized area.

The firm continues to be at the forefront of personal injury work – in our commitment to each case, in using our past knowledge and experience, and in maximizing the recovery.

Our Vancouver office is looking for a dynamic and experienced Senior Legal Administrative Assistant/Paralegal to join one of our Teams.  This role at Murphy Battista LLP is a hybrid position encompassing all the duties and knowledge required of an experienced Senior Legal Administrative Assistant, along with a variety of Paralegal duties. 

As a Senior Legal Administrative Assistant/Paralegal at Murphy Battista LLP, you will be responsible for:

  • Regular client interaction via phone, e-mail and in-person meetings
  • Drafting, filing and arranging for Chambers applications
  • All duties related to Trial such as scheduling and coordinating witnesses, document management, powerpoint presentations, Jury Trial preparation and subpoenas
  • Drafting and finalizing pleadings
  • Mediation scheduling and preparation
  • Document collection, management, file opening, and file analysis
  • Administrative duties related to scheduling xfds, booking IMES/DMES, payment of invoices, special damages, binder updates, filing, and opening files

You will bring the following background and skills:

  • Sound experience as a Senior Legal Administrative Assistant (8+ years)
  • Technical training as a legal assistant or paralegal is an asset from a recognized institution
  • Demonstrated customer service and client contact skills and experience
  • An ability to multi-task within an ever changing environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • The ability to take initiative and meet deadlines
  • Strong MS office skills (including Word, Excel, and Powerpoint), PC Law, and experience working with Primafact is an asset

Murphy Battista LLP offers a supportive culture and competitive compensation package.

We invite qualified candidates to submit their application, quoting reference code PAR02Van, in confidence to:

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

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