Now Hiring - Lawyer

As our firm grows, so does the volume and complexity of our work. We are looking for an approachable, practical, business-minded lawyer who can get it done - for our clients, their teams and for our team. You will support our growth and take the lead on file management. You will regularly collaborate with others. The ideal candidate thrives on change, embraces challenge, is passionate about delivering exceptional legal work and committed to helping provide first-class client service.

  • The big picture matters to you as do the small details.

  • You are accessible and not afraid to answer an email or phone call (sometimes) after hours. You understand that sometimes life happens in business. You are ready to reach out and make it happen - when it needs to happen, during or after traditional business hours.

You will:

  • Help exciting new businesses get started, through strategic advice, incorporation, and corporate document drafting.

  • Draft and negotiate commercial agreements and software and technology licenses, with a focus on SaaS and cloud-based services.

  • Work on a wide range of matters affecting every aspect of client business, including privacy, data protection, intellectual property, employment, marketing, and advertising, among others.

  • Deliver pragmatic and business-focused advice and client support on tight timelines.

You likely have:

  • At least 3 years of relevant legal experience.

  • Experience drafting and negotiating legal agreements, ideally in technology.

  • Experience leading projects and managing multiple priorities, stakeholders and deadlines without handholding.

  • The ability to thrive in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment.

  • Exceptional business judgement, relationship-building skills and creativity.

  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills.

  • A J.D. or LL.B.

  • A license to practice law in Newfoundland and Labrador, or another Canadian province with the ability to be called to the bar in Newfoundland and Labrador.

  • Comfort with or eager to learn new technologies, particularly for internal management including Slack, Asana, and document management programs.

  • Comfort with variable workloads.

  • A great sense of humour.

Independent work with an ability to lead is essential.

Interested? Let’s talk...

  • We offer a flexible work environment. Our team is open to part-time, full-time and flexible start/end times depending on the scope of our operations and need of our clients.

  • If love your job as counsel on business law files, we want to talk to you.

Reach out with your resume and tell us what value in the business legal world means to you. Share your story of helping clients achieve their goals. Send to: [email protected]

We are always open to new opportunities and are always looking for bright and entrepreneurial lawyers. Apply today by sending your resume to [email protected]