Virk Personal Injury Law is a successful personal injury firm dedicated to helping accident victims and their families navigate some of the most difficult periods of their lives and obtain just compensation and the best recovery options available, so they can heal from their trauma. The firm represents clients across the GTA and Ontario.
With an unparalleled commitment to service and a focus on serious injuries, Virk Personal Injury Law has uniquely developed its trusted reputation through the provision of tailored personal injury representation to every client. The firm is particularly known for cultivating long-lasting, meaningful relationships and its clients are often referred based on recommendations from doctors and other health care professionals, other lawyers, and most importantly from current and former clients.
Job Description – Lawyer
Virk Personal Injury Law is seeking a Lawyer to join its Hamilton office. The successful candidate will work as part of a dynamic and compassionate group dedicated to making a positive difference in people’s lives.
As the ideal candidate, you will have four to ten years of litigation experience, preferably with a focus on personal injury law. You must have excellent advocacy, analytical, negotiation, and technical skills; strong client service orientation; a motivated and self-starter approach; and effective practice management skills. General litigation and/or insurance defence experience with an interest in plaintiff personal injury law will also be considered. Virk Personal Injury Law is built on strong foundation of trust, relationships, teamwork, and community. Sharing these values is critical in ensuring the ongoing success of the firm and long-term career growth.
This is an excellent opportunity for a talented litigator to pursue a plaintiff personal injury practice offering a collaborative culture, exceptional firm resources, work-life balance, and an attractive compensation package.
Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities
- Assist clients with a wide range of accident benefit and tort matters relating to catastrophic injuries, product liability, motor vehicle accidents, slips and falls, and long-term disability.
- Participate in and support business development activities, including client relationship management.
Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge
- LL.B. or J.D. degree (or equivalent).
- Good standing with a Canadian Law Society.
- 4-10 years of litigation experience, preferably with a focus on personal injury law.
- Excellent advocacy, analytical, negotiation, and technical skills.
- Strong client service orientation.
- A motivated and self-starter approach.
- Effective practice management skills.
This is an exclusive search.
The Counsel Network is committed to building a diverse legal community through our inclusive business and recruitment practices. We value diversity of experience, expertise, and background, and strive to eliminate barriers historically encountered by marginalized groups. We recognize that an equitable, diverse, and inclusive workforce benefits and enriches both the legal profession and the greater community.
For more information or to apply for this position, contact:
416.364.6654 / 604.643.1708
Aarti Saraiya, Recruitment Analyst