DLA Piper (Canada) LLP has remained a leading advisor of legal services for more than a century. We have built a solid reputation as a sophisticated firm whose professionals provide innovative yet practical solutions to straightforward as well complex situations.

Paralegals and Legal Administrative Assistants are critical to our success. They perform a large bulk of non-lawyer work, enabling lawyers to strategize with clients and each other, attend court, as well as participate in business development activities.

We employ staff in a variety of roles in our administrative departments, such as Human Resources, Finance, Marketing and Business Development, Information Technology, Facilities and Services. DLA Piper Canada offers many great opportunities in a law firm environment.  Our staff provide essential services that support practice groups and individual practices, as well as the daily operations of the firm.

We want to work with individuals who will embrace our approach and uphold our standing in the marketplace. If you appreciate challenges, think creatively as well as sensibly, enjoy a fast-paced legal environment, and like working both with teams and independently, we want to hear from you.

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We depend on the members of our staff for their strong expertise and trustworthy support. We recognize their credentials and present opportunities to further develop their skills and training so that they can perform even more challenging tasks and heighten their roles and responsibilities.  We offer in-house technical training courses to everyone to ensure skills are current.

Our robust infrastructure of researchers, knowledge managers, word processors and office services staff provides a team upon which our paraprofessionals can rely for assistance. All of our professional staff are encouraged to speak to their managers and Human Resources about how local associations, conferences and seminars may enhance their skills and their contributions to the firm.

DLA Piper (Canada) LLP is a full-service business law firm with many opportunities in a wide variety of legal practice areas.  We are always looking for strong people to join our teams.

FAQ

  • How do I apply?

Send your application for a specific posting or for general consideration to [email protected].

  • What format should I submit my résumé in?

Please provide either a WORD document or PDF. Our system will automatically fill in the application and will attach your résumé.

  • Will you contact me regarding the status of my submission?

You will receive an email to confirm that we have received your application. We will contact you if we believe your credentials match opportunities within the firm.

  • How long will you keep my resume on file?

We keep all résumés on file for one year.