Associate Lawyer - Employment and labour law

March 3 2020
Industries Accounting, Auditing
Categories Legal, Paralegal, Labor, Employment
Toronto, ON

Job Type: Permanent
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
All Available Locations: Toronto

  • Work alongside specialist practitioners who are leaders in their field
  • Collaborate with other professionals in a pre-eminent professional services firm
  • Have meaningful input into client business decisions

Be part of a growing practice affiliated with a pre-eminent professional services firm.

What will your typical day look like?

Reviewing, drafting, and advising on employment contracts, as well as drafting employment policies and procedures in liaison with related service lines at Deloitte. Providing representation to clients in all employment related administrative tribunals, and, where necessary, before the courts.

About the team

The Employment and Labour group at Deloitte Legal Canada advises clients on all aspects of the employment relationship, in unionized and non-unionized settings, at both the provincial and federal level. We act as a trusted, agile, business-savvy advisor in empowering clients to achieve their business goals. We have the privilege of being affiliated with Deloitte, a world-renowned professional services firm, and being able to collaborate with other entities of the group worldwide.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone with:

  • An LLB or JD with an excellent academic record and demonstrated student involvement.
  • Member in good standing of the Law Society of Ontario.
  • 2-5 years’ experience practicing in a prominent management-side boutique, or in the labour and employment group of a national or global top-tier law firm. Demonstrated interest and commitment to labour and employment law is essential.
  • Excellent, detail-oriented drafting, research, analysis, and communication skills, together with sound client management skills and experiences.
  • Shows high qualities of self-reflection, self-awareness, self-management and insight ; an entrepreneurial and resourceful spirit.

Please send resume, cover letter and copies of official academic transcripts.

Deloitte Legal Canada is a national law firm. Our team of lawyers has extensive experience in multiple specialties including tax controversy, tax litigation, tax advisory, employment & labour, and data privacy & cybersecurity law. The law firm of Deloitte Legal Canada is privileged to be affiliated with Deloitte, a professional services firm with global eminence.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process. Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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