Legal and related associate professionals

Duties and tasks

  • Documenting court proceedings and judgements
  • Serving statements of claims, summonses, warrants, subpoenas and other court orders
  • Maintaining order in court and hearing rooms
  • Preparing legal documents including trial briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills and contracts, and preparing papers summarizing legal positions or setting out conditions of loans or insurance
  • Investigating facts, assembling evidence and researching relevant statutes, decisions and other legal documents to prepare cases
  • Advising clients on legal matters
  • Examining documentation such as mortgages, liens, judgements, easements, contracts and maps in order to verify properties’ legal descriptions and ownership
  • Preparing documents relating to transfer of real estate, stocks or other matters requiring formal registration
  • Investigating possible cases of theft of goods, money or information from business establishments and of other possible cases of unlawful behaviour by customers or employees
  • Investigating establishments or the circumstances and behaviour of persons on behalf of clients

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