Corporate Paralegal Position


Are you looking for a firm that appreciates a work life balance?

Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP is seeking applications from experienced corporate / commercial paralegals. If you have 8 plus years experience working on corporate and commercial matters, we would like to hear from you.

CBE is  located in Richmond, BC.

Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP (CBE) has been in the Richmond area for over 45 years and within the White Rock South Surrey area for 4 years. This position is currently working from the Richmond with flexibility to work from home.

CBE offers a great working environment with a collegial team of support staff and lawyers.

What is CBE looking for:

  • 8 years or more experience working on corporate and commercial files gained working with a British Columbia law firm, including:
    • proficiency with all steps of creating and maintaining B.C. and Federal incorporations, as well as dealing with dissolutions and restorations;
    • experience completing corporate reorganizations, including corporate alterations, share exchanges / transfers, and reporting on same;
    • experience with business acquisitions, including drafting of share and asset purchase agreements, and ancillary documents; conducting of due diligence; and assisting with closing of transactions;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage task workflow, while also working as part of a team, giving and taking direction as required;
  • Well organized, with an attention to detail
  • Must have an excellent work ethic
  • Experience using O365, (outlook, word, teams, one note), ESI 360, ALF and Adobe

What will CBE provide:

  • Competitive compensation package, including health benefits and RRSP
  • Sick / Personal time off
  • Related association annual dues
  • Opportunities to take courses, paid by CBE
  • Flexible work schedule, including work from home if desired
  • On site parking
  • Support team
  • Access to current technology
  • Work life balance

If you feel you can bring value to Cohen Buchan Edwards LLP and would like to be a part of this team, please send your resume along with a cover letter telling us why you would like to join CBE to  .

Please note we will be unable to reply to all applicants. Only candidates on the short list will be contacted.