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Job Title: Legal Advisor NEW ( ID: C5496 )
Career Category: Health Care, Health Law, Litigation, Not For Profit / NGO, Nursing
Posted Date: 2019-01-24
Location: Ottawa
Description:  
Our client, a Not-for-Profit organization that provides legal services for health care professionals, is looking to further expand and add an additional Legal Advisor to their team.

Reporting to the Director, you will be responsible for providing legal advice and assistance to the organization’s membership.

The role will include:

• Providing legal advice and support to members regarding issues arising in their professional practice.
• Reviewing and analyzing legal documents.
• Providing advice and support to members involved in litigation and legal proceedings.
• Managing the conduct of litigation and legal proceedings across Canada.
• Documenting legal services in accordance with applicable standards and policies.
• Developing and presenting educational materials, workshops and lectures on professional obligations and pertinent legal issues.
• Writing articles for publication on relevant health law topics.
• Researching and providing legal opinions on corporate issues.
• Representing the organization in external committees and working groups.

Requirements:

You are the ideal candidate if you:

• Have an LL.B/ JD degree and a membership in good standing with a Canadian Bar.
• A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
• Experience in health law and civil litigation.
• Have excellent oral and written communication skills, and interpersonal skills.
• Experience as a health care professional is an asset.
• Bilingualism and a civil law degree are an asset.

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining a growing organization that provides a competitive compensation package, a stimulating work environment and encourages a balanced lifestyle then please send us your details.

We thank all applicants. Only those candidates with the required expertise will be contacted. Thank you.

        

 

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