Parlee McLaws LLP is a well-established law firm with over 125 years of experience here in Alberta and we’re looking for a talented Legal Assistant to join our busy Intellectual Property team. The ideal candidate is highly motivated and customer service oriented. If you are a team player, thrive under pressure and have a high attention to detail, this role could be for you.Position Overview:• Prepare a variety of legal documents • Schedule various applications • Transcribe dictated documents • Manage and anticipate deadlines • Follow written, verbal, and dictated instructions • Work within a team to attain results • Manage workflow for team of lawyers • Coordinate and schedule meetings and maintain calendars • Preparation of accounts and time entry • Complete general administrative tasks including office and file managementRequirements:• Post-secondary education from a recognized Legal Assistant or Paralegal program • Minimum four (4) years of experience in a similar role (An equivalent combination of education and/or experience may be considered) • Understanding of basic accounting principles • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office programs • Must speak, read and write English fluently • Excellent analytical, communication and interpersonal skills • Exhibit attention to detail and is committed to producing accurate and high-quality work • Ability to organize, prioritize work and meet deadlines with a high degree of personal initiative • Must be able to handle confidential information in an ethical and professional manner • Ability to work efficiently as a part of a team as well as independently • Strong customer service and relationship building skills • Readily adapt to changing priorities and effectively work in a changing and high-volume work environment • Possess problem solving skills with a proactive mindset • Ability to collaborate within a team as well as achieve results individuallySound like a good fit? We look forward to hearing from you! Please send your cover letter and resume to HREdmonton@parlee.com. Your application will be confidential.We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for interviews will be contacted.