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    Thursday, November 15th 2018
    2:00 p.m. - 4:45 p.m.
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Career Opportunities

Business Law Lawyer

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Ross & McBride LLP is Hamilton’s largest law firm with a rich history of commitment to our clients and our community. We pride ourselves on offering a full-service menu of innovative and intelligent legal services to individuals, businesses, and institutions throughout our community and beyond.


The Business Law Practice Group at Ross & McBride LLP provides a wide range of services, advises business leaders, and represents enterprises, large and small in both the private and public sectors, including financial institutions, government agencies and not for profit charitable organizations.

The Group takes great pride in giving our clients concise, effective and timely advice to protect and/or advance their business interests. Our legal professionals are well-respected leaders in the legal community. Our skills can help you minimize your risk and maximize your reward and help you build and protect your business.


We are seeking a lawyer with 3 – 5 years of experience to join our Business Law group WITH exposure to:

  • International Legal services
  • Incorporation and Corporate Reorganization
  • Partnerships Joint Ventures and other Business Organizations
  • Purchase and Sale of Businesses
  • Business Succession, Tax Planning and Asset Protection
  • Banking and Financing
  • Private Financing and Venture Capital
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Environmental Law
  • Municipal Law and Land-Use Planning
  • Leasing and Licensing
  • Construction Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Trade-marks and Copyright
  • Information Technology and E-Commerce
  • Shareholder Disputes and Remedies
  • Commercial Litigation and Negotiation
  • Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Restructuring
  • Charitable and Non-Profit Law
  • Foreign Investment and Trade
  • Corporate Governance
  • Government Relations, Regulatory and Public Policy

Skills & Qualifications Required:

  • 3-5 years of experience.
  • License in good standing with the Law Society of Ontario.
  • Highly organized, keen attention for detail and interest in working in an energetic environment.
  • Solid drafting, research and writing skills.

We are offering:

  • Remuneration commensurate with experience.
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth.
  • A collegial and dynamic work environment which values work/life balance


Ross & McBride LLP

Please submit the following in confidence to Mr. Tim Parker via email to tpaker@rossmcbride.com:

  • Cover letter (1 page)
  • C.V. (no more than 2 pages)

If you require accommodation in the application/interview process, please advise Mr. Parker by contacting him by telephone at 905-526-9800.

Visit us at rossmcbride.com to learn more about us and practicing law in Hamilton.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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