Update - POSITION FILLED - Experienced Corporate Paralegal Lead

Our firm is currently seeking a full time experienced corporate paralegal to lead our corporate team. This is a unique opportunity to head our rapidly growing corporate department. 

This position requires an individual who generates positive energy, is organized and able to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment, has a strong work ethic and most importantly, has passion for what they are doing.

Duties & responsibilities would include: 

  • Being the leader of our corporate team and being a mentor;
  • Handling purchases and sales of businesses, both assets and shares;
  • Handling complicated reorganizations involving share freezes, roll-overs and family trusts;
  • Allocating and overseeing all corporate work including BC and Federal incorporations and registrations, extra provincial registrations, annual maintenance, trademark matters, director/officer changes, share allotments/transfers and dividends and all other ancillary corporate matters;
  • Having a significant role in building and maintaining relationships with accountants and other referral sources;
  • Managing the corporate precedents.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 5 years previous corporate experience;
  • Knowledge of “ALF” and strong computer skills are essential;
  • Leadership or management experience would be an asset;
  • Ability to prioritize and organize the flow of work within the department;
  • Attention to detail and ability to work autonomously is imperative; 
  • Service oriented with the ability to build and maintain relationships;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Digby Leigh & Company offers a competitive salary and benefits package. 

Interested and qualified candidates may apply by forwarding their resumes, with covering letters to:

Attention:  Wendy Allan, Office Manager
Digby Leigh & Company
3050 Highland Boulevard
North Vancouver, BC  V7R 2X3
Phone:  604-988-7167       Fax:  604-903-8625
Email:  wallan@leighco.ca

While we thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.