Corporate Paralegal | Charlottetown, PE

Cox & Palmer is a full-service, top-ranked Atlantic Canadian law firm with the knowledge and experience clients rely upon for solid legal solutions. The firm prides itself on a collegial work atmosphere and supportive team environment. We hire self-motivated, team-minded individuals with a strong work ethic, integrity and a commitment to client service.

We currently have an opening for a Corporate Paralegal in our Charlottetown office.


Working as part of a collaborative team, you will:

  • Provide support to the firm’s commercial clients by assisting in all aspects of commercial files (asset and share purchases/sales, financings, etc.);
  • Complete incorporations, amendments, continuances, amalgamations, dissolutions and revivals of Provincial and Federal entities;
  • Process due diligence requests;
  • Prepare and file PPSA registrations;
  • Review and maintain corporate minute books;
  • Record billable and non-billable time;
  • Other related duties as required.
  • Successful completion of a Legal Assistant or Paralegal diploma or post-secondary training in a related field such as Business and at least one year or more of related experience;
  • Competency in the use of MS Office and comfortable learning new software;
  • Strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills with a demonstrated ability to provide superior customer service;
  • Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail;
  • Flexible, reliable and works well in a team environment; and
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to meet tight deadlines.

Cox & Palmer, Charlottetown office provides a competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Compensation range is $45,000-65,000 which is determined by experience and qualifications;
  • Firm paid Health, Dental, and Life insurance plans;
  • Four personal days;
  • Group Pension Plan with employer matching contributions;
  • Employee and Family Assistance Program;
  • An annual Health and Fitness Allowance.

This position will remain posted until successfully filled. Qualified candidates who are interested in this position should send a covering letter and resume to:
Sam Doyle
Cox & Palmer – Charlottetown Office

We thank all candidates for their interest in Cox & Palmer; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Cox & Palmer is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is a member of the Law Firm Diversity and Inclusion Network and Pride at Work Canada.