Securities Associate - Toronto

WeirFoulds is seeking a securities lawyer to join our thriving Securities Group. The ideal candidate will have:
  • 4-6 years of securities law experience at a large firm 
  • Strong technical legal, research and drafting skills combined with excellent organization skills 
  • Demonstrated strengths in entrepreneurialism including client service, client relationships and client development
  • Ability to work with lawyers at all levels and be a team player
  • Able to balance competing demands as well as being self-motivated, innovative and flexible
  • Confidence to manage files and clients independently
  • Excellent academic credentials.
The successful candidate will work with our experienced team of lawyers on a variety of challenging and diverse matters ranging from financing and regulatory matters, including initial public offerings, private placements, mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations and stock exchange listing applications. Our lawyers represent private and public corporations, investment banks, financial institutions, issuers, underwriters and selling shareholders.

At WeirFoulds, we pride ourselves on providing the highest level of service to our clients. As such, it is essential for applicants to be self-starters, dedicated to entrepreneurialism including client service, client development and the building and strengthening of client relationships. If you would like to be part of this dynamic team, and enjoy working in a collegial environment, this is an excellent opportunity.

Please submit your application online, including your resume, transcripts and a summary and description of relevant experience. Please click here to apply online.

We thank all candidates for their response, but only those to be consdiered for an interview will be contacted

WeirFoulds LLP is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified candidates including women, aboriginal peoples, visible minorities and people with disabilities. Should candidates wish to receive the above job posting in an alternative format, please contact Katrina Henn, Director of Professional Development  by email khenn@weirfoulds.com or by phone 416-947-5030.