Thompson, LeRose & Brown Trail & Castlegar Lawyers

Thompson, LeRose & Brown  Law Firm in Trail and Castlegar

Our EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY

Thompson LeRose & Brown is seeking a lawyer with a criminal law background to conduct federal prosecutions (CDSA and regulatory) throughout the Kootenay region of BC.

The ideal candidate is:
- 5+ year call with a criminal litigation background
- self-motivated
- very detail and deadline oriented
- a strong writer (legal writing is a significant part of the job)
- a collaborative, team worker who can develop effective relationships with investigative agencies and court staff
- with a solid foundation in search warrant and Charter litigation, and
- comfortable driving long distances in mountainous, winter conditions

We offer:
- a supportive work environment with excellent staff
- training/mentoring in federal prosecutions
- generous vacation time
- a general practice firm with opportunities to learn other practice areas

Living in the Kootenays is awesome because:
- housing is affordable
- you can say good bye to sitting in traffic
- there is world class alpine, cross country and back country skiing at your doorstep, without the crowds
- summer outdoor activities are boundless
- our beautiful mountain communities are close-knit with good neighbours, ideal places for families of all kinds

Minimum eligibility requirements include a criminal record check, a CRA compliance screening and good standing with the Law Society of BC. The security clearance process can take up to three months.

Salary is negotiable.

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please respond in confidence to Isaac Ferbey (isaac@tlb.bc.ca).

Thompson LeRose & Brown Law Firm in Trail & Castlegar