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Careers



Lawyers

One of the oldest Alberta law firms, Duncan Craig LLP provides a full range of legal services across most areas of law. If you are interested in being part of a leading law firm with a close-knit team of experienced lawyers and established clients, we would love to talk to you.

For those lawyers looking for a change in lifestyle, community or work structure we are proud to have strong established practices in the communities of Drayton Valley and Edmonton. Please get in touch with us if you are interested in discussing the opportunities available in our offices.



Job Opportunities


Litigation Associate Lawyer

Are you a lawyer looking for that right fit? An opportunity to advance your legal career while making a difference in the community? Do tag lines such as "integrity", "respect" catch your interest? Do you value top of the line technology and support resources to help you develop your practice and meet your client's needs? If so, we are interested in meeting you.

Duncan Craig LLP is looking to add an experienced (3-5 year) commercial litigation and insurance defence associate to our team of litigation lawyers. The successful candidate must have a minimum combined 3 years of commercial litigation and insurance defence experience, preferably with some exposure to construction liens and commercial dispute resolution.

What we would like from you:

  • Minimum of 3 years combined insurance and commercial litigation experience (preference given to candidates with Construction experience)

  • Solid legal and analytical ability, excellent research and writing skills, strong interpersonal skills, attention to detail, sound judgment and a pragmatic, cost-effective approach to serving clients.

  • Effective file and practice management skills are essential.

  • Great team spirit and a willingness to collaborate on projects with other lawyers and stakeholders

  • Client and community focus


  • What we give you:

    Our law firm believes in building and maintaining long-term relationships with clients and each other. You will have the opportunity to work closely with senior lawyers and interact with clients in a meaningful way. We are actively involved in our community from both a firm and individual basis and we encourage our lawyers to be active participants in a variety of community leadership roles.

    The development of our lawyer's technical legal skill and knowledge is important to our firm and we provide tangible file and provide development learning opportunities as well as outstanding and current technology to work with.

    Many of our lawyers are recognized as leaders in their respective fields with numerous lawyers listed in Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and as Best Lawyers. With 125 years of history in Edmonton, our firm has the experience and stability our clients depend upon and through which you can build your legal career.

    We provide competitive remuneration, a multi-faceted bonus structure, extensive benefits, leading technology, flexibility and the opportunity to practice in and develop at one of Northern Alberta's most established and respected law firms. We have been recognized as a Top Employer in Canada and in Alberta and invest in the success of our people and our community.

    Are you ready to start a conversation? Contact us today. All inquiries and expressions of interest are kept completely confidential.

    Qualifications Needed:
    • Current Member of the Alberta Bar in good standing
    • 3 - 5 years commercial litigation experience

    I'm ready!

    Gregory Miskie

    Chief Operating Officer

    780.409.4415
    780.428.9683
    gmiskie@dcllp.com

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