Legal Counsel, Litigation

Our client, Devimco Group, a real estate promoter, developer and investor, who stands out for his large-scale projects and his most dynamic team, is currently looking for a Legal Counsel to take responsibility for a variety of litigation files at their Brossard office.

ID
10896
Duration
Full time, Permanent
Location
Montérégie, Brossard
Domain
Legal

Perquisite

  • A location in a trendy neighbourhood;
  • Hybrid work from home policy;
  • Generous annual leave program, including paid office closure between Christmas and New Year’s Day;
  • Summer schedule;
  • Group insurance program and a competitive pension plan;
  • Wellness Account;
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP);
  • Free parking;
  • A stimulating and dynamic work environment, oriented towards performance and excellence.

Profile

  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in law and be a member in good standing of the Barreau du Québec;
  • Have one (1) to three (3) years of experience in civil and commercial litigation within a law firm or the internal legal department of a large corporation;
  • Experience in the field of construction law is an asset;
  • Demonstrate proven business acumen and possess excellent analytical, drafting and negotiation skills;
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills with internal and external groups;
  • Possess the ability to work independently and as part of a team, with all levels of the company;
  • Demonstrate an ability to think critically and communicate concisely;
  • Have good organizational skills and work ethic;
  • Possess an ability to prioritize multiple tasks, achieve goals quickly, proactively identify legal issues and provide effective solutions;
  • Excellent French.

Responsibilities

  • Process litigation files from the various departments of the company, in particular by coordinating with them the research and analysis of the information necessary to process the files;
  • Revise, draft various documents of a legal nature such as formal notices, notices of denunciation, transactions and receipts;
  • Revise procedures in the context of litigation files;
  • Mandate external advisors responsible for major files and manage the progress of these files in collaboration with them;
  • Review, draft, manage and negotiate commercial contracts (e.g., service contracts, subcontracts, etc.);
  • Provide legal advice on a variety of subjects to all departments of the company;
  • Serve as a point of contact for internal and external resources of the company;
  • All other related tasks.

 

Would you like to be part of a dedicated and committed team, within a stimulating organization that shines throughout Quebec? This position is for you!

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Novea Recruitment Inc.

417, Saint-Pierre St., Office 801

Montreal, QC

H2Y 2M4

514.373.2044

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