Overview

This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing and dynamic team at a boutique law firm as a Corporate Commercial Lawyer. This well-established law firm is seeking an Associate with approximately 3-5 years of strong commercial transactional experience re: small and medium-sized businesses. Tax experience is considered an asset for this unique opportunity at this collaborative and team-oriented law firm.


Responsibilities

• Participate in commercial transactions - drafting, reviewing and negotiating corresponding documents (ex: LOIs. offers to purchase, share purchase agreements, asset purchase agreements, shareholder's agreements, voting trust agreements, agendas, resolutions additional closing documents etc.);
• Issue corporate status legal opinions re: financing transactions;
• Conduct applicable research and analysis re: different corporate and civil law matters for tax planning and litigation mandates;
• Implement tax planning reorganizations;
• Advise clients re: daily corporate related needs;
•Oversee annual maintenance of corporate clients; and
•Advise firm members re: corporate law developments.

Requirements

The ideal candidate will have/be:

• A member in good standing of the Quebec Bar;
• Approximately 3-5 years of solid commercial transactional experience;
• Strong drafting and research skills;
• Excellent client focus and business acumen;
• Able to produce a high quality work product;
• Able to multitask and effectively handle competing priorities;
• Able to work independently and as a team;
• Bilingual; and
• Tax knowledge and experience is considered an asset.

This is an exciting opportunity to work at a thriving, collaborative, and friendly law firm on corporate commercial matters. If you possess the aforementioned skills and experience, please submit your resume online.

We thank all applicants. Only those with the required experience will be contacted.


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