New job at Deloitte Canada (via |

Lawyer - Employment and labour law

September 20 2019
Industries Accounting, Auditing
Categories Legal, Paralegal, In-house, Industry, Contract administrator
Montreal, QC

Job Type: Permanent
Primary Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
All Available Locations: Montreal

  • Take on key responsibilities and work closely with our clients to resolve their most complex issues.
  • Act in major files for multinational businesses
  • If you so choose, you may plead and represent our clients before various administrative and civil courts.
  • Grow your practice and skills according to the highest standards of quality, but in a flexible work environment that takes into consideration your needs, interests and objectives as a professional.
  • Be part of the Deloitte group and take advantage of all that it has to offer in terms of benefits and opportunities for personal and professional development.

Would you like to continue your professional development and work in a dynamic and high-energy environment with a world-class employer?

Well, this opportunity is for you!

What will your typical day look like?

  • Advise clients regarding ad-hoc and strategic issues;
  • Support clients in crisis management and complex matters;
  • Continuously collaborate with your colleagues and other professionals within Deloitte;
  • Draft and review contracts and policies;
  • Conduct legal research and participate in providing legal opinions;
  • Draft procedures and manage litigation (optional);
  • Build relationships with clients and act as a trusted advisor;
  • Assist in developing internal and external conferences, presentations and publications.
About the team

The Employment and Labour group at Deloitte Legal Canada acts as a trusted advisor in empowering clients to achieve their business goals. We provide businesses with the advice they need to make informed decisions, support them to comply with a multitude of legal and regulatory requirements, and assist them in all aspects of risk management and conflict resolution, through alternative dispute resolution mechanisms as well as litigation when it is in the best interests of our clients.

Our group provides employers with business-oriented expert and practical advice on all facets of the employment relationship, in unionized and non-unionized settings, at both the provincial and federal level. Our expertise spans all areas of employment and labour law.

We have the privilege of being affiliated with Deloitte, a world-renowned professional services firm, and being able to collaborate with other entities of the group worldwide.

Enough about us, let’s talk about you

You are someone with:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in law and an exemplary academic career.
  • 0 to 2 years’ experience in a legal firm.
  • Excellent drafting, research, analysis and communication skills.
  • Fluency in oral and written French and English.
  • A meticulous, thorough and detail-oriented approach.
  • An entrepreneurial spirit with the ability to thrive in a multidisciplinary environment.

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make an impact that matters in a way that you never thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and develop our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, connect, and lead. We do this by making three commitments to you:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to be flexible in how you need and want to work, and we have innovative spaces, arrangements and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

The next step is yours

Sound like The One Firm. For You?

At Deloitte we are all about doing business inclusively – that starts with having a diverse colleagues of all abilities! We encourage you to connect with us at if you require an accommodation in the recruitment process, or need this job posting in an alternative format. We’d love to hear from you!

By applying to this job you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte experience globally.

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