De Jager Volkenant is a small, friendly, growing boutique law firm focused on serving charities and non-profits. Our firm is seeking an associate lawyer of 4-6 years’ call, with experience and an interest in charity law and solicitor’s practice files (corporate and commercial work, real estate development and financing). Our clients are a diverse mix of community service organizations, housing providers, care facilities, religious organizations, environmental agencies, and other non-profits, engaged in innovative, interesting, and socially beneficial projects. The position involves work and mentoring opportunities with our senior solicitors and our other associates and provides opportunity for advancement within the firm.

De Jager Volkenant has seven lawyers and nine support staff, operating from a modern office in Cloverdale. Applicants should have excellent communication, research and analytical skills and be able to work well in a close, small firm environment. We have a great office environment, regular office gatherings including our popular Friday afternoon coffee. We believe in work and life balance and have achievable expectations. We are flexible and set up for mobile and remote work as required.

We give back to the charitable and non-profit sector through standard fee discounts, an annual donation from our revenue and free webinars and conferences.

You can learn more about the firm at dejagervolkenant.com. Compensation is commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should provide a resumé and references (confidentially) to Ken Volkenant at kvolkenant@dejagervolkenant.com or Charles De Jager at cdejager@dejagervolkenant.com.