eDiscovery Lawyer

Hicks Morley is Canada’s largest management-side labour and employment firm. We devote our practice exclusively to human resources law and related advocacy and litigation. We advise and represent employers, including many well known corporations, local businesses and public institutions, on every aspect of workplace law and litigation that touches the workplace. This includes labour relations, wrongful dismissal and other employment law, pension, benefits and executive compensation, education law, workplace safety and insurance, human rights, health and safety, pay equity and information and privacy and litigation related to all of the above.

We are currently seeking a lawyer with demonstrated eDiscovery case management experience to join our Toronto office. The e-discovery lawyer will lead the firm’s eDiscovery case support services and technologies. The individual will be involved with the identification, collection and document review of litigation files that are appropriate for eDiscovery and will be the liaison between the responsible lawyers and clients on eDiscovery file management. The individual will work with the firm’s outside vendors, forensic experts and eDiscovery consultants as necessary in overseeing document processing and production. They will also be responsible for continuously enhancing the firm’s eDiscovery processes as well as training lawyers and students on eDiscovery platforms and protocols.

The successful candidate must have a demonstrated ability to oversee and coordinate numerous complex and time-critical litigation support activities simultaneously. They will have significant experience with eDiscovery document review platforms and technologies. They must have excellent interpersonal skills and a client-service orientation. Sound judgment, strong oral and written communication skills and excellent problem-solving skills are required in this role. 

If you are qualified and interested in this opportunity, please submit your cover letter, resumé and official law school academic transcripts in confidence to:

Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP
77 King Street West, 39th Floor
Box 371, TD Centre Toronto, Ontario
M5K 1K8

Tierney Read Grieve
Acting Director, Professional Resources

Hicks Morley is an open and respectful workplace which fosters creativity, legal innovation and excellence in our client’s interests.  We are committed to recruiting and hiring the best candidates for all roles, and from diverse backgrounds and experiences. Upon request, Hicks Morley will provide suitable accommodations during the recruitment and hiring process to candidates with accessibility needs due to disability. No agencies please.