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We are dedicated to providing timely and effective legal advice to its small-to-medium sized entrepreneurial clients. We advise businesses in the areas of: corporate law, commercial law, employment law, and securities law.  We also provide advice in trade-mark matters and other areas of intellectual property, with a strong emphasis on protection and licensing. Our expertise in working with entrepreneurs and our small firm responsiveness has resulted in long lasting relationships with clients as they progress from business launch and growth, to special transactions and exit.

 

Present Available Positions 

Associate Lawyer - Corporate/Commercial (Full-Time)

MDK Business Law is looking for an Associate Lawyer - Corporate to add to our team. This is a full-time position in our downtown Ottawa office and would be perfect for an individual with legal experience in Corporate/Commercial Law, as well as data protection and privacy.

The successful candidate must demonstrate the following:

  • Member in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario 1 – 3 years;
  • Ability to work independently as well as cohesively with supervising lawyers and other employees as part of a team to meet tight deadlines for complex transactions;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and demonstrated attention to detail;
  • Strong interpersonal skills to support colleague and client management, as well as business development skills, are desirable;
  • The ability to supervise and mentor law students and law clerks is expected;
  • Strong knowledge of legal concepts, principles and terminology;
  • Proficiency and ability to adapt to working with cloud-based applications as well as MS office; and
  • Professional responsiveness and a positive attitude towards work is critical

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer a benefits package that includes health and dental care, personal days, and fun team events. We are an inclusive employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicant’s needs throughout the recruitment process at their request. We encourage applications from people of all genders, races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, and sexual orientations.

Please send your cover letter and CV in one .pdf file to [email protected] and include "Associate Lawyer-Corporate/Commercial" in the subject line.

 

Legal Assistant/Law Clerk (Full-Time)

MDK Business Law is looking for a Legal Assistant/Law Clerk to add to our team. This is a full-time position in our downtown Ottawa office and would be perfect for an individual with a legal background, having completed a law assistant or law clerk course and with a strong client service background.

Working closely with the lawyers and other members of the firm, you will be assisting in:

  • Updating and maintaining data for our corporate clients;
  • Assisting the legal team on commercial and corporate transactions and the preparation of closing books;
  • Assisting with the completion of corporate paperwork related to name changes, annual resolutions, and associated filings;  
  • Working with the team on other client corporate services as required by our clients; General admin support tasks; and
  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and work experience are not the only components looked at when hiring a new team member.

Are you comfortable with technology and willing to learn new things? Can you put the needs of the clients and the team ahead of your own so that we can provide exceptional customer service? Can you jump into any situation with a smile and a can-do attitude? Do you believe that attention to detail and the deadline management are part of your skill set, along with strong organizational and interpersonal skills?

If this sounds like you, we encourage you to apply.

Salary is commensurate with experience, and we offer a benefit package that includes health and dental care, personal days, and fun team events.

We are an inclusive employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicant’s needs throughout the recruitment process. We encourage applications from people of all genders, races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, and sexual orientations.

Please send your cover letter and CV in one .pdf file to [email protected] and include “Full-Time Legal Assistant/Law Clerk” in the subject line.

 

 

 

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