Join LaBarge Weinstein
Picturing a typical hierarchical atmosphere? Well, think again. We are a boutique law firm and anything but typical. Our doors are always open and we regularly attend live music events as a team! Plus, we have all of the good stuff that the other firms offer including:
- Competitive salaries;
- Flexible work hours;
- Group Insurance program; and
- Professional development opportunities that will enhance your practice or work life.
Other perks include:
- Regular Lunch ‘n Learns
- Quarterly “Fun Bus” outings
- Casual Fridays
We are always looking for exceptional team members
We’re always looking for talented people with an entrepreneurial attitude to join our team.
If you do not see the position you are interested in, we would still like to hear from you. Email your resume with your desired position to Keri McDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org
Current Openings: Corporate Lawyer- Intermediate
LaBarge Weinstein LLP, one of Canada’s leading business law firms, is looking for a Corporate Lawyer to join our busy corporate law practice in our Ottawa office.
In this position you will work primarily on mergers and acquisitions and financing transactions with technology companies. You will also have responsibility for servicing day-to-day corporate, securities and commercial needs of clients.
We are seeking candidates who were called to the bar in 2014 or earlier and have a minimum or 4-5 years of experience in working with mergers and acquisitions and financing transactions with technology companies.
We are looking for lawyers with experience in leading small to medium sized transactions from start to close and supervise the work of our more junior lawyers and students assigned to the transaction.
Interested applicants may apply by forwarding their resume to Keri McDonald by email at email@example.com . We thank all applicants who apply but only those invited to be interviewed will be contacted.
Junior Legal Administrative Assistant – Ottawa Office (18 Month Maternity Leave Replacement)
LaBarge Weinstein LLP is a leading business law firm with an emphasis on knowledge-based and technology companies. Our areas of practice range from corporate finance to tax planning to mergers and acquisitions. Headquartered in Ottawa, we also have offices in Vancouver and Toronto.
We are looking for a full-time Junior Legal Administrative Assistant to join our Ottawa team on an 18 month term as a maternity leave replacement.
The Legal Administrative Assistant is responsible for working together as a team with other assistants and law clerks in order to assist the lawyers with a variety of administrative and client service tasks.
- Assisting in the preparation and editing of legal documents.
- Entering time dockets
- Assisting lawyers in managing unbilled time and disbursements and trust balances
- Assisting with creating invoices, and billing.
- Using initiative and organization in order to support the lawyers’ practice and assisting them in maximizing their client related activities.
- Other miscellaneous tasks as requested by lawyers and/or Director, Finance and Administration.
- This position will also be assigned general office duties such as filling in at reception and assisting with a variety of office administrative tasks.
Candidates should have experience in providing administrative services to more than one person in a multi-office environment. This position would be ideal for someone who enjoys working in a rewarding, fast paced environment where there is an opportunity to work as part of a team of administrative staff. The candidate must be proactive, team oriented, able to demonstrate good time management skill in working with multiple lawyers. The candidate must also be very comfortable using computer-based applications as well as learning new applications. Must have experience using PC Law.
A Legal Administrative Assistant Diploma or a university degree in a related field, along with 1 to 5 years working experience is desirable.
Experience in Trademark law would be considered an asset.
Interested applicants may apply by forwarding their résumé and cover letter by email to Keri McDonald at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Student Program at LaBarge Weinstein
LaBarge Weinstein is pleased to hire summer law students as well as articling students.
We offer our summer and articling students full exposure to virtually every aspect of our corporate and commercial practice, including securities, taxation, and licensing. Your involvement starts from the initial meeting with the client, through to completion.
At LaBarge Weinstein, we don’t have a formal rotation system. Instead, students are given work from all areas of our practice. In addition, our open door policy and relaxed atmosphere make it easy for students to seek out work in areas that interest them.
In our Ottawa office, we follow the recruitment timelines for hiring summer law students and then recruit our articling students from those summer law students.
In our Vancouver office, we participate in the recruitment process for summer students established by the Vancouver Bar Association and recruit these students as articling students.
If you are interested in applying for a summer law student position in either Ottawa or Vancouver, please check with your Law School’s career services department for the applicable dates and application process in each location.