Garfinkle Biderman is a full-service firm providing corporate and commercial, securities, real estate and development, franchise, employment, construction, and commercial and general civil litigation. We partner with individuals, institutions, and businesses of all sizes to achieve their legal objectives.

A career with Garfinkle Biderman is an exciting opportunity to join a firm of high professional standing. We are located in the heart of downtown Toronto, connected to the King subway station and in close proximity to Union Station.

We welcome interest in the following roles:
  • Associate lawyers
  • Articling students
  • Corporate clerks
  • Administrative staff

Please forward expressions of interest to careers@garfinkle.com.

Location:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Position Overview:

We are seeking a new mid-level commercial litigation associate to join the busy litigation team. The ideal candidate will have at least 3+ years well-rounded commercial litigation experience in a broad variety areas including commercial litigation, property disputes, insolvency/receivership, commercial insurance claims, mortgage enforcement, property disputes or construction claims.

Responsibilities include, among others:
  • Drafting legal documents, memoranda, and other correspondence.
  • Communicate with clients and other parties involved in assigned matters.
  • Communicate with clients, regulatory authorities, and other parties involved in securities transactions.
  • Participate in meetings, negotiations, and conference calls with clients and counterparties.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis.
  • Provide support on various other matters related to commercial matters.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) or Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from a recognized law school.
  • Called to the bar in Ontario, with 3+ years of post-call experience in commercial litigation.
  • Strong knowledge of commercial litigation and industry practices.
  • Excellent research, writing, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to professionalism, integrity, and client service.

Why Join Us:

  • Exposure to a diverse range of matters and clients.
  • Exposure to a wide range of responsibilities on a file.
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and academic transcripts to careers@garfinkle.com and indicate “Commercial Litigation Associate” in the subject line of your email.

Garfinkle Biderman LLP is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Location:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Position Overview:

We are seeking a motivated and talented junior lawyer to join our Securities Department. This position offers an exciting opportunity to collaborate with experienced professionals and gain direct experience in a dynamic and challenging legal environment.

Responsibilities include, among others:
  • Drafting legal documents, including prospectuses, offering memoranda, agreements and closing documents.
  • Review and analyze transaction documents, due diligence materials, and corporate records.
  • Communicate with clients, regulatory authorities, and other parties involved in securities transactions.
  • Participate in meetings, negotiations, and conference calls with clients and counterparties.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis on securities laws, regulations, and industry developments.
  • Coordinate transaction closings and regulatory filings.
  • Provide support on various other matters related to securities law and corporate transactions.
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) or Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from a recognized law school.
  • Called to the bar in Ontario, with 0-2 years of post-call experience in securities law.
  • Strong knowledge of securities laws, regulations, and industry practices.
  • Excellent research, writing, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.
  • Exceptional attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated commitment to professionalism, integrity, and client service.

Why Join Us:

  • Exposure to a diverse range of securities transactions and clients.
  • Exposure to a wide range of responsibilities on a file.
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and academic transcripts to careers@garfinkle.com and indicate “Junior Securities Lawyer” in the subject line of your email.

Garfinkle Biderman LLP is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

Position Overview:

Located in downtown Toronto, Garfinkle Biderman LLP is a cohesive, efficient, and forward-thinking law firm, powered by a team of lawyers specializing in a wide range of practice areas.

We are currently seeking a Junior Securities Law Clerk who is organized, detail-oriented and demonstrates strong communication skills as well as professionalism to join our team.

This position offers an exciting opportunity to collaborate with experienced professionals and gain direct experience in a dynamic and challenging legal environment.

Responsibilities include, among others:

  • Preparing annual proceedings, resolutions, and tracking the corporations

provincial and federal “common” share incorporations and organizations.

  • General corporate maintenance (director, officer, shareholder, accountant changes, name changes).
  • Annual minute book maintenance and filings.
  • Due diligence reviews on minute books and preparation of related rectification documents
  • Extra-provincial registrations
  • Limited Partnership registrations
  • Business name registrations
  • Updates to the corporate database
  • Assisting in post-closing organization of transactions
  • Maintaining physical and electronic document system
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

  • 1 – 2 years corporate legal experience
  • Completion of a Law Clerk Diploma is preferred
  • Corporate searching knowledge
  • Exposure/experience on CorpLink
  • Ability to work independently with strong follow up skills
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication (oral and written) skills
  • Team-player attitude
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Willingness to learn
  • Exceptional attention to detail, organizational skills and time management skills
  • Self-starter, motivated and hardworking
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and manage multiple tasks under tight deadlines.
  • Demonstrated commitment to professionalism, integrity, and client service.

 

Why Join Us:

  • Exposure to a diverse range of securities transactions and clients.
  • Exposure to a wide range of responsibilities on a file.
  • Competitive compensation package and benefits.

 

How to Apply:

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, cover letter, and compensation expectations to careers@garfinkle.com and indicate “Junior Securities Law Clerk” in the subject line of your email.

Garfinkle Biderman LLP is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.