Junior Associate – Civil Litigation

BARR LLP is currently looking for a general litigation focused associate lawyer. The ideal candidate will have between 1-7 years of experience in General Litigation. The candidate must be able to take on files from other members of the firm while also be willing to build and grow their own book of business. Flexibility and ability to absorb new areas of law is a must. Conversely, the ideal candidate should seek to assist other members of the firm with lateral thinking and grant effective advice to clients utilizing intra-practice referrals to other BARR LLP lawyers.

BARR LLP strives for a family mentality with its employees. Accordingly, the ideal candidates will engage in firm events, functions, and general team building within the firm. It is expected that the successful candidates will take a positions of responsibility within the legal community (CBA, Players De Novo, etc.) and BARR LLP encourages its lawyers to volunteer for worthy causes.

BARR LLP is a 15-lawyer firm located in downtown Edmonton and has been serving clients for over 20 years. On January 1, 2021, BARR LLP moved into brand-new office space, with state-of-the-art technology, on the top floor of Sun Life Place. We have an excellent firm culture, a variety of competitive compensation structures, and opportunities for regular collaboration with our various departments including corporate, real estate, wills & estates, criminal defence, and family law. In short, it’s an exciting time at BARR LLP!

Please send your professional resume in strict confidence to our recruiting manager Graham Barr at, or to BARR LLP, Barristers and Solicitors, Suite 2500, 10123– 99 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 3H1, Attn: Graham A. B. Barr