Consulting Lawyer, Corporate & Commercial

If you are a highly skilled, self-driven lawyer with large law firm and/or significant in-house experience and would like a more flexible work arrangement, Blakes has a terrific opportunity for you. We are currently looking for lawyers who can fill client assignments, ranging from supporting a project to more senior roles. You may also have the opportunity to work within Blakes on an ad-hoc basis, supporting or joining teams for fixed term periods.

In particular, we are looking for lawyers with expertise in the following areas:

  • M&A
  • Commercial contracts
  • General corporate advisory

Key Requirements:

  • Called to the Bar of Ontario
  • Licensed by the Law Society of Ontario
  • Excellent academic credentials
  • Detail oriented
  • Able to multi-task
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Client-service focused
  • Three or more years of experience an asset

We are open to receiving applications from lawyers who may have taken short- or long-term leaves.

Please submit your application, with résumé and transcripts (both undergraduate and law school transcripts are mandatory), to the attention of Kari Abrams, Director, Legal Personnel & Professional Development, Employment Counsel by clicking submit application.

Blakes welcomes applications from all qualified applicants. The Firm is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment comprised of people with diverse perspectives, backgrounds, identities and cultures.

The Firm provides accommodation for applicants with disabilities during the recruitment process in accordance with applicable laws. Please contact us to request accommodation.