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Paralegal – ICBC Defence

By // In Careers, News // 2018.03.09 // Read More

We are currently seeking a full time ICBC Defence Paralegal with a minimum of 3 years solid work experience to join our team.  We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including health and dental plan and Employee Assistance Program (EAP). At Lindsay LLP, we recognize the importance of maintaining a positive work life balance.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Must have an ICBC billing number or has the qualifications to obtain one
  • Solid understanding of legal procedures and documentation
  • Excellent spoken English, composition, spelling, grammar, and editing skills
  • Able to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Able to prioritize and meet tight deadlines
  • Able to multitask, organize large litigation files, obtain background/factual information and perform legal research

Duties:

  • Prioritize work and meet tight deadlines
  • Interview fact and expert witnesses and summarize their evidence
  • Assist with the preparation for trial
  • Be able to draft a variety of court documents such as a Response to Civil Claim, Bill of Costs, Third Party Notices, Notices of Application, Affidavits, Lists of Documents, and Mediation Summaries

Please forward your cover letter, résumé, and salary expectations in confidence to careers@lindsayllp.ca.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for consideration will be contacted.

Social Media Evidence On Trial

By // In News // 2017.08.21 // Read More

Vanessa Gauthier is on the panel for Risk Management Counsel of Canada’s mock trial on the complex and changing issues surrounding the use of social media evidence in insurance defense claims. The mock trial is taking place on September 21st in Calgary. Issues to be addressed include:

  1. The admissibility of social media evidence at trial
  2. Authenticating and dating social media entries
  3. Ethical issues associated with obtaining social media evidence

Lindsay LLP Among Canadian Top Ten Boutique Firms

By // In News // 2017.06.20 // Read More

We are pleased to announce that Lindsay LLP has been ranked one of the Top Ten Boutique Insurance Law Firms in Canada in a survey done by The Canadian Lawyer Magazine.

The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory profiles leading practitioners across Canada in over 60 practice areas and leading law firms in over 40 practice areas as identified via an extensive, annual peer survey. We are proud to say that Lindsay LLP is one of Vancouver’s Leading firms that is consistently recommended.

Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia

By // In News // 2016.08.11 // Read More

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The Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia works with over 1,000 volunteers every year to support a culture of learning, to encourage innovation, and to give back to the BC bar. We are very proud to say that our own Richard B. Lindsay and Jan Lindsay are a part of this list of prolific contributors.

CLEBC’s Most Prolific Volunteers:1996-2016

Sun Run 2016

By // In News // 2016.04.19 // Read More

Team Lindsay LLP participated in the 32nd Annual Vancouver Sun Run on April 17, 2016 in the glorious sunshine. We capped off our successful completion of the run with a post race gathering on the rooftop deck.

Jan Lindsay Wins Peter S. Hyndman Mentorship Award

By // In News // 2015.11.27 // Read More

The Vancouver Bar Association is pleased to announce that Jan Lindsay, Q.C. is the recipient of the 2015 Peter S. Hyndman Mentorship Award. This award is conferred each year to recognize a member of the legal profession who has distinguished herself or himself as having been an outstanding mentor.Jan is an exemplary mentor who has spent an extraordinary amount of time passing onto others her knowledge, insight, wisdom and experience.She has always given 100% to the profession. Her door is always an open one. It is impossible to slow her down. Her energy and enthusiasm for the law is mind boggling.

Congratulations Jan! We are all proud of this and your many accomplishments. Well deserved!

Chris Hope elected to VBA executive

By // In News // 2015.01.16 // Read More

Chris Hope was elected to the executive of the Vancouver Bar association as a member-at-large for a two-year term.  The VBA is a non-profit organization which, among other things, encourages a high standard of legal education, training, and ethics among Vancouver lawyers, supports local charities and law-related events, and publishes The Advocate magazine.

VBA website