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Practice Coordinator

By // In News // 2021.07.06 // Read More

We are currently seeking a full time Practice Coordinator with experience in insurance defence to join our team.

Lindsay LLP is an acknowledged leader in the field of insurance law and related civil litigation.  We were voted as one of the Top 10 Insurance Boutique for 2021-2022 by Canadian Lawyer Magazine.

We offer a friendly workplace environment along with a competitive salary and benefits package which includes extended health and dental, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and a Health Spending Account.  At Lindsay LLP, we recognize the importance of maintaining a positive work life balance.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Graduate of an accredited Legal Administrative Assistant program
  • 10+ years of experience in insurance defence practice
  • Solid understanding of civil litigation procedures
  • Proficient with Word, Outlook, and comfortable with technology
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including composing, editing and proofreading
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to handle a busy practice and multitask
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement, discretion and maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a legal team
  • Knowledge of Worldox Document Management System is an asset

Duties:

  • Overseeing workflow of Legal Administrative Assistants
  • Maintaining firm precedents
  • Developing and implementing efficiencies
  • Training new employees and ensuring compliance with firm protocols and procedures
  • Collecting and disseminating updated court procedural information
  • Assisting one lawyer with their practice

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.

Lindsay LLP Among Canadian Top Ten Boutique Insurance Law Firms

By // In News // 2021.06.03 // Read More

We are pleased to announce that Lindsay LLP has again been ranked one of the Top Ten Boutique Insurance Law Firms in Canada in a survey conducted 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 frequently recommended.

Lindsay LLP Lawyers Recognized in the 15th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada 2021

By // In News // 2020.09.09 // Read More

We are pleased to announce that the following lawyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 15th Edition of The Best LawyersTM in Canada 2021:

John B. Arnesen

  • Insurance Law
  • Medical Negligence
  • Professional Malpractice Law

Michael J. Jackson

  • Insurance Law

John J. Kim

  • Insurance Law

Richard B. Lindsay, QC

  • Insurance Law
  • Legal Malpractice Law

Richard B. Lindsay, QC was also recognized as “Lawyer of the Year” – Insurance Law.

Safe Return to Work Plan

By // In News // 2020.05.27 // Read More

As part of BC’s Restart Plan, companies are expected to gradually resume regular operations using a staged approach.

COVID-19 activity in the Vancouver Coastal Health region has decreased significantly and there is currently very little evidence of community transmission. As a result, Lindsay LLP believes that the risk of COVID-19 in the office environment is low and that staff can safely return to work per BC’s plan.

Please click here for our plan.

Lindsay LLP Lawyers Recognized in the 13th Edition of The Best Lawyers in Canada 2019

By // In News // 2018.08.23 // Read More

We are pleased to announce that the following lawyers have been selected by their peers for inclusion in the 13th Edition of The Best LawyersTM in Canada 2019 in these practice areas:

Insurance Law

Richard B. Lindsay, QC 
John B. Arnesen
John J. Kim  

 

 

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

cle bc

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!