2021/2022 Articling Position – TD Insurance Staff Legal Job Openings by TD Bank in Toronto

Job Title 2021/2022 Articling Position – TD Insurance Staff Legal
Pub Date 9 days ago
Company TD Bank
Location Toronto

TD Bank Recruitment 2021 - TD Bank is seeking the best people to fill 2021/2022 Articling Position – TD Insurance Staff Legal, that will be placed in Toronto. You will receive a better chance along with less dangerous life in the future. Becoming a member of this business makes a person can do the goal easier and create the aim come true.

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2021/2022 Articling Position – TD Insurance Staff Legal Job Opening in Toronto

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Department Overview

As an Articling Student, you will under supervision provide assistance to support our lawyers in various stages of litigation with respect to the prosecution, defence and resolution of lawsuits. This includes preparation of draft pleadings, motion records, documentary discovery involving issues of facts and law, legal research and assistance in preparing cases for trial, arbitration, or other hearings.


Job Description

  • Under supervision, develop and review appropriate legal strategy for discovery, investigation, handling and trial/hearing of cases or matters; advise, communicate and develop those strategies with TD Insurance Claims Representatives and Insured Clients as appropriate.
  • Prepare draft legal documents, correspondence, pleadings, motions, mediation and pre-trial/arbitration memorandums including those requiring legal research.
  • Perform legal research.
  • Attend with lawyer and/or summarize discoveries when necessary.
  • Review both the Claims records and legal files to respond to discovery demands and obtain answers to undertakings and other file documentation. Update/post in electronic system all relevant work completed on a file. Prepare document briefs.
  • Attend settlement conferences with Claims approval and under supervision of lawyer assist in the settlement of cases.
  • May assist in handling investigations including locating witnesses, interviewing witnesses and obtaining evidence for trial.
  • Assist lawyers in mediation, pre-trial, trial and arbitration preparation.
  • May attend court conferences and pre-trial/arbitration hearings in conjunction with a lawyer. May assist lawyers at trial/arbitration.
  • May attend court on uncontested and consent motions and simple contested motions (according to local court/provincial jurisdictions).
  • Respond to Small Claims Court files to resolve disputes. May negotiate settlements or attend a Small Claims Court trial under lawyer supervision. May arrange payment plans with policyholders to recover monies owed.
  • Other duties may vary according to court/provincial jurisdictions.

Job Requirements

  • A law degree with LLB or J.D. from a recognized law school and be qualified to article in Ontario.
  • General knowledge of procedural and substantive law (insurance law an asset), basic knowledge of court procedures and basic understanding of the operations and requirements of insured clients and insurers.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Able to communicate effectively and professionally with policyholders, counsel, Judges, Masters, court personnel and professionals within the legal industry.
  • Able to work productively and efficiently under pressure.
  • Superior organizational skills with a strong work ethic and ability to multi-task.
  • Able to perform complex legal research, writing and analysis.

Additional Information

The Application Deadline for this position is Monday, March 1, 2021 at 5:00 pm. Please include cover letter; C.V.; law school transcripts and undergraduate and transcripts; and a sample of your legal writing.
Please direct all Applications by email as follows:
TD Insurance Staff Legal
101 McNabb Street, 3rd Floor
Markham, Ontario L3R 4H8
Attention: Monica Pathak
monica.pathak[at]tdinsurance.com
The Rules and Requirements for completion of Articles are established and governed by the Law Society of Ontario.
This position is a 10 month contract position, in accordance with Law Society Articling requirements, with and expected approximate start date in April 2021. Exact start date to be determined.
We wish to thank all applicants however, only successful candidates will be contacted for interviews. Applicants that are selected will be contacted and interviewed in accordance with the Articling Recruitment Procedures established by the Law Society of Ontario, when applicable. No telephone or e-mail inquiries please.


Inclusiveness

At TD, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. We are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers and communities in which we live and serve. If you require an accommodation for the recruitment/interview process (including alternate formats of materials, or accessible meeting rooms or other accommodation), please let us know and we will work with you to meet your needs.

Type of Role

MBA and Advanced Degrees

Start Date

  • Summer

Job Family

Campus

Job CategoryPrimary

Campus Program

Job Category(s)

Campus Program

Hours

37.5

Business Line

Corporate

Time Type

Full Time

Employment Type

Intern / Student

Country

Canada

**Province/State (Primary)

Ontario

City (Primary)

Toronto

Work Location

TD CentreTD Tower66 Wellington Street West

As one of the leading companies in Canada, TD Bank opens variety of opportunities for employees to grow and make them as future leaders of the professional and disciplined. TD Bank also offers a dynamic work environment in order to encourage employees to give optimally, and at the same time, you are able to upgrade new experience and erudition through the company programs.

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