WHO WE ARE
Chivers Carpenter is a firm of union-side labour lawyers who restrict our practices to labour, employment, administrative and human rights law.
The lawyers of Chivers Carpenter represent labour organizations and workers in all levels of court and facets of labour relations, human rights, administrative, professional regulatory and employment law.
Phone: (780) 439–3611
We are seeking an ambitious lawyer with at least 2+ years of legal experience, but lawyers with significantly more experience are also encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate wants to represent unions, conduct hearings, and draft legal opinions and arguments. They will write clearly, be able to analyze legal issues, have strong oral advocacy skills, and be a member of, or eligible to be a member in, the Law Society of Alberta.
We value a diverse workplace and strongly encourage BIPOC and LGBTQ2S+ individuals and people with disabilities to apply.
The salary range for this position is $ 84,000 to $ 135,000, commensurate with years of experience. We value more balanced lives and opportunities for pro bono work, and accordingly bill 1200 hours annually.
Please send a cover letter, resume, law school transcript, and a recent writing sample to the attention of Kristan McLeod, Managing Partner, at firstname.lastname@example.org
We are also seeking a legal assistant with at least 2+ years of litigation experience, but more experienced legal assistants with are also encouraged to apply.
The successful candidate will be working with several lawyers, managing their files and schedules, communicate with clients, prepare legal documentation, letters, and emails, have good skills in organization, computer programs such as Microsoft, communication, attention to detail and work well under pressure.
The salary range for this position is $50,000-65,000, commensurate with years of experience.
Please send a resume to our office manager Tobey Freedman at email@example.com
All applications and inquiries will be kept confidential. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.