Careers at Achkar Law

Join the Achkar Law Team

Achkar Law is growing again! We are seeking experienced legal professionals who share our values of diligence, integrity, and the pursuit of excellence. If you are proactive, detail-oriented, and committed to making a positive impact, we want to hear from you.

About Achkar Law

Achkar Law is a dynamic and forward-thinking law firm based in Ontario. Our areas of practice include employment law, human rights law, labour law, and litigation (both civil and corporate). Our team also conducts workplace investigations, ensuring that our clients receive comprehensive legal support.

Why Consider Achkar Law?

Remote Work Flexibility: Embrace the advantages of working from anywhere, supported by a firm that values work-life balance.

Achievable Goals: We set realistic billable targets, respecting the well-being of our team members.

Growth and Development: Personal and professional development opportunities are integral to our firm’s ethos.

Supportive Culture: You’ll have access to a network of colleagues and resources to help manage your practice area effectively.

Diverse Legal Practice: Gain experience and knowledge in various legal fields through our wide range of practice areas.

Benefits

  • Dental Care
  • Extended Health Care
  • LSO Fees
  • Lawpro Fees

Schedule

  • Monday to Friday

Join Our Team

Achkar Law values diversity, innovation, and inclusivity. We invite applications from qualified candidates who share our vision for challenging and redefining legal practices. If you are interested in contributing to our team and making a significant impact, we would like to hear from you.

We are always looking for candidates to add to our growing team. If employment law, labour law, human rights law, or litigation are your areas of practice, we encourage you to keep revisiting this page for new openings.


Current openings at Achkar Law

Our firm values diligence, integrity, and the pursuit of excellence. Candidates should possess a keen eye for detail and a strong sense of responsibility for their work and reputation.

We expect our new team members to be proactive in seeking growth opportunities and demonstrate a commitment to impressing colleagues and clients. The position offers the flexibility of remote work, requiring candidates to have a suitable home office setup. We provide mentorship and a supportive network to facilitate your success and integration into our team.


Litigation Lawyer

We are expanding our team and are interested in adding litigators with at least five years of Ontario and Canadian litigation experience.

We expect our new team members to be proactive in seeking growth opportunities and demonstrate a commitment to impressing colleagues and clients. The position offers the flexibility of remote work, requiring candidates to have a suitable home office setup. We provide mentorship and a supportive network to facilitate your success and integration into our team.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Lead litigation cases with confidence and autonomy.
  • Draft, review, and manage essential case documents and proceedings.
  • Ensure exceptional client service during mediations, discoveries, and court proceedings.
  • Treat sensitive information with the highest degree of confidentiality.
  • Employ strategic thinking to navigate complex legal challenges.

Who We Are Looking For

  • LL.B. or J.D. from a recognized law school.
  • Good standing with the Law Society of Ontario.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in litigation, particularly in our key practice areas.
  • Strong command of English (verbal and written), with French being an additional asset.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a remote team.

Labour Lawyer

We are expanding our labour law team and are adding two lawyers with at least five years of Ontario and Canadian labour law experience.

Role and Responsibilities

  • Lead the Labour department
  • Lead collective bargaining, ULP applications, certifications, decertification,
  • Manage litigation cases with confidence and autonomy.
  • Draft, review, and manage essential case documents and proceedings.
  • Ensure exceptional client service during mediations, discoveries, and court proceedings.
  • Treat sensitive information with the highest degree of confidentiality.
  • Employ strategic thinking to navigate complex legal challenges.

Who We Are Looking For

  • LL.B. or J.D. from a recognized law school.
  • Good standing with the Law Society of Ontario.
  • A minimum of 5 years experience in labour law.
  • Strong command of English (verbal and written), with French being an additional asset.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a remote team.

Associate Lawyer (0-2 years)

Achkar Law is currently seeking a junior lawyer with 1 to 3 years of experience in employment, labour, and human rights law. We encourage new calls to apply, as well as lawyers with relevant experience in our fields of practice. While experience is an asset, we believe that your attitude is far more valuable.


Law Clerk

Achkar Law is currently seeking a law clerk to help lawyers at our offices. Strong communication and organizational skills are required.


Application Process

To apply, please submit your resume, cover letter, and any other relevant documents through our online application form. We look forward to learning more about you and how you can contribute to the Achkar Law team.

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(647)946-6440

For Ottawa
(613)699-0018

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