Senior Law Clerk for a Provincial Government Ministry located in North York.


Job Posted: September 4, 2019

Job Type: Temporary

Job #: 420



  • Provide both administrative and clerical support services to Counsel
  • Provide detailed and technical information to the public and licensees/registrants concerning status of matters
  • Review files at each stage of the process for Letters of Incident (LOI), Notices of Proposal (NOP) or other processes to ensure that the files are complete and accurate in accordance with the Division Manual and request additional materials as required
  • Prepare documentation for hearings, appeals and judicial review applications consistent with rules of practice or procedure
  • Apply legislation to extract information from reports and applications and draft the initial copy of relevant documentation
  • Maintain files in an orderly manner consistent with Division practices
  • Monitor the status of files and prepare monthly statistics and a monthly report tracking the files, including numbers and status
  • Maintain a current list of all files closed to date



  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience as a Law Clerk, in a regulatory environment (an asset)
  • Completion of a post-secondary Law Clerk program, or ILCO Certification
  • Superior writing skills including the ability to compile information from files in order to draft documentation
  • Research and investigative abilities required to find relevant cases and supporting records
  • Strong interpersonal and verbal communication skills with an ability to liaise with internal and external stakeholders (i.e. AGCO staff, police, court office employees and the public)
  • Advanced computer skills using various MS Office Suite Programs, and experience using Quick Law, Canlii, and AS400
  • Valid G driver’s licence with an acceptable driving record


We thank all applicants for their interest but wish to advise that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job ID: 420

Location: Canada Ontario North York

Category: Legal

Salary: Competitive



Number Of Positions 1

Pay Rate 30.83

Date Updated 04/09/2019

Status New

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