Job Posting: Lawyer – Estates, Real Estate, Corporate

Our thriving law firm seeks a solicitor to practice law in the heart of Southwestern Ontario, amongst tourism destinations, a world class arts community, picturesque heritage towns, stunning scenery and a thriving sports and cultural scene catering to every age and taste.

Wolfe, Smith & Forster LLP has a history of many decades in Fergus and Wellington County. Now partnered with Nelson, Watson LLP in Guelph, Wolfe, Smith & Forster LLP continues to be a chosen law firm for residents Wellington County.

Following the retirements of Deryk Smith and Cecil Wolfe, two founders of the firm, we seek a solicitor with not less than two years of experience in one or more of estate planning and administration, real estate and/or corporate law to meet the needs of a very busy practice. This position will work with a team of lawyers and law clerks to be a trusted legal advisor on a variety of legal issues.

The ideal candidate possesses experience in one or more of the above areas of law, strong desire to live and work in Fergus or Wellington County, desire to help individuals and families as well as small to medium and agricultural businesses, and the attributes of a self-starter, team player, excellent written and verbal communicator, problem-solver and trusted advisor.

We are open to applications from candidates with a range of experience (eg. from 2 to 20+ years) and/or proposing alternative work arrangements, which may include part time, full time or other arrangements.

Reply by email with covering letter addressed to C. Knapp and L. Villar c/o, resume, law school transcripts, references and compensation expectations. Discretion assured.

Deadline: February 2, 2018