SASKATOON CITY AREA OFFICE
LEGAL AID SASKATCEWAN
Our mission at Legal Aid Saskatchewan is to “help achieve fair, balanced, and respectful justice for people in Saskatchewan”. Whether providing direct service to our clients or working behind the scenes, we're looking for people who want to make a contribution to justice and make a difference to the lives of people in need.
We are looking for an experienced Criminal Lawyer to join our team at the Saskatoon City Area Office.
Reporting to the Legal Director, some of the key responsibilities of the Lawyer include:
∙Conduct of assigned files to professional standards and in accordance with the policies and procedures of Legal Aid Saskatchewan & the Law Society of Saskatchewan
∙Negotiate competent resolutions of files to achieve fair, early and lasting outcomes for clients
∙Work independently on cases as assigned by the Legal Director
∙Complete accurate time entry and maintain
∙3 plus years’ of experience in practicing criminal law
∙Law degree from a recognized law school
∙Member in good standing with the Law Society of Saskatchewan
∙Technologically savvy with a keen enthusiasm for learning new systems including, computer literacy in MS Office,
∙Commitment to social justice and an understanding of the needs and challenges faced by
∙Demonstrated time management and ability to deal with conflicting priorities and deadlines
∙Salary range for the position is $79,750 to $143,920 per annum, based on experience
∙Comprehensive benefits package inclusive of a pension plan
∙Generous leave provisions (vacation, sick time, earned day offs)
∙Relocation Support for successful applicant
∙Send your resume & cover letter to: email@example.com indicating position #
We thank all applicants, however only candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.
Legal Aid strives to be an inclusive and equitable workplace and encourages applications from people of Aboriginal ancestry, of visible minority groups, with disabilities, women seeking management and