Careers Opportunites

If you’re interested in joining our team, kindly forward your resume to, or drop off your resume to Handford Smirle LLP, 101 – 123 Martin Street, Penticton, BC V2A 7X6.

Current opportunities with Handford Smirle LLP:

Full Time Legal Assistant

Handford Smirle LLP is dedicated to helping our clients reach their goals through effective, timely and practical advice and solutions. We are a solicitor firm based in Penticton, BC and servicing clients across British Columbia. Our office focuses on a team approach and lawyers are actively engaged in files to support staff.

We invite applications from legal assistants with a minimum one year’s experience in commercial and residential real estate transactions, corporate matters or estate planning and administration to work in an office setting.

The ideal candidate will:

  • possess excellent communication, organizational and time-management skills;
  • pay strong attention to detail and accuracy in preparing documents;
  • work both independently and in a team-oriented environment;
  • provide polite and professional assistance via phone, email, mail and generally be a helpful and positive presence in the workplace;
  • be knowledgeable in Microsoft Office, ESILAW, ALF and/or eConveyance. However, training can be provided as necessary for the right candidate.

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package.

Interested candidates should send a cover letter and resumé via email to the attention of Adra Greig at or Shawn Courtney at or by mail to Handford Smirle LLP, 101 – 123 Martin Street, Penticton, BC V2A 7X6.

We thank all interested applicants, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.