Private Practice

Family Law Associate – Mat Leave Contract

September 14, 2023

Family Law Associate – Mat Leave Contract

At Barriston Law, we make a difference in the lives of our clients, communities and co-workers by cultivating positive connections every day. We deliver peace of mind as we serve our clients with results-driven legal advice.

We have a contract position available within our dynamic and growing firm for an experienced Family Law Associate. This role offers the opportunity to work remotely and may lead to a permanent position.

We are seeking an Associate with a minimum of two years of family law knowledge and experience. A professional self-starter with a strong work ethic who is able to manage the flow of files and meet the strict deadlines involved with most family law matters. The successful candidate will be involved in the drafting of documents, court materials, agreements and correspondence. A strong background in drafting is required as well as a keen attention to detail. A great attitude and emphasis on the client experience is a must.

If you have the required skills and background, please reply in confidence with a cover letter and resume to

Barriston Law values the benefits a diverse workforce brings to our practice. We strongly encourage applications from people of all genders, ethnicities, religions, sexual orientations, and people who identify with a disability. If we can offer you any accommodations through the hiring process, please let us know. Additionally, if you have any suggestions on how we can make hiring more accessible please our Human Resources Department.


No telephone calls or agencies please.

We appreciate your interest in this position, however only successful applicants will be contacted.


Barriston LLP

Barriston Law’s dedicated and experienced legal professionals are one of Central Ontario’s most recognized and collaborative group of trusted advisors and counsellors. With a longstanding and active presence in the communities we serve, our full-service firm provides a broad range of legal services and expert counsel in multiple areas.

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Barriston LLP



Size of Company

50 - 200 people

Area of Practice


Experience Required

2+ years