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Paralegal - Legal Assistant at Key Murray Law

Date Posted: February 08, 2023
Application Deadline: March 31, 2023
Job Type: Full-Time / Permanent
Job Category:

  • Business, Accounting and Marketing
  • Community and Social Services
Job Start Date: April 03, 2023
Job Location: In Office Position (Summerside, PEI, Canada)
Positions Available: 1
Salary: Starting at $37,500 annually, based on experience
Hours Per Week: 37.5

Job Description

Throughout their daily work, a Paralegal - Legal Assistant is responsible for a variety of duties. Working with a dynamic and collaborative team, you will:

  • Draft legal documents.
  • Provide additional support to Lawyer during real estate closings, corporate, probates and estates, and will executions.
  • Organize and maintain legal files, and the BF (Bring Forward) system.
  • File documents with any applicable court systems.
  • Act and a liaison between the firm and clients, providing clear and timely communication on the status of transactions.
  • Research and writing support for other projects and issues as they emerge.
  • Perform basic administrative tasks, using Microsoft Office Suite and Firm technology.


  • Successful completion of a Legal Secretary program, or compatible experience
  • Strong competency in the usage of MS Office, especially Excel and Adobe Acrobat Standard
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with a demonstrated ability to provide superior customer service.
  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail.
  • Accurate and efficient data entry and keyboarding skills.
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently in a dynamic environment.
  • Flexible, reliable and works well in a team environment; and
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines.


Salary starting at $37,500, and commensurate with experience and qualifications. Key Murray Law provides a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Health, Dental and Vision
  • Life insurance and Accidental Death
  • Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Leave
  • Legal Education
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program
  • Group RRSP
  • Travel Insurance

Working Hours (Salaried Position): Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm. This position will require occasional after hours, or extended hours based on activity of the firm.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

This posting will remain active until the position is fillled. The start date is ASAP. 

How to Apply

Submit your application by email to the company contact listed below.
Documents to be included:

Cover LetterResume

Company Information

Company Name: Key Murray Law

Address: 494 Granville Street

City/Town: Summerside

Postal/Zip Code: C1N 5Y1

Province/State: PEI

Country: Canada

Website: https://keymurraylaw.com/

Company Contact

Contact Person: Sarah Knox

Contact Person Job Title: Human Resource Manager

Telephone: 902-368-7817

Email: sarah.knox@keymurraylaw.com