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FH&P Lawyers LLP is a desired place to work with our work-life balance in the heart of the Okanagan. Our team enjoys the lake in the summer and the slopes in the winter, not to mention the golf, wine and outdoor activities that the Okanagan lifestyle offers.

We are always looking to add talented individuals whose values match our own. We are dependable, forward-thinking professionals who solve problems and anticipate needs, all within an enjoyable working environment either side-by-side or remotely. Our senior team takes pride in mentoring our younger staff members, opening up opportunities both as a litigator or solicitor and gaining valuable experience with each matter.

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Our Values

FH&P Lawyers has built a reputation for friendly service and community support. Our core values direct and guide how we perform and connect, whether at work or at play.

INTEGRITY | SERVICE | ACCOUNTABILITY | COLLABORATION | EXCELLENCE | RESPECT | INNOVATION | TRANSPARENCY

Rooted in community.

From golf courses to ski hills, from vineyards to coffee shops, and of course from playgrounds to on the water, you will find our team throughout the Okanagan Valley, relishing in all that this area has to offer.
We are grateful to be a part of such a vibrant community, and we are committed to giving back and volunteering with causes close to our hearts. Our team supports the health and wellbeing of individuals as well as our local economy. We believe that participating means both words and actions. We’re locals, and we care.

Ready to help.

It’s all about people. It’s about you. We start by developing a thorough understanding of your unique circumstances and offer efficient and creative solutions. Our expertise runs deep, both in corporate legal services and private client services. We provide knowledge, experience, and value to everyone we represent.

We’re FH&P. We’re rooted in your community and ready to help.

Our Values FH&P Lawyers has built a reputation for friendly service and community support. Our core

Why Work With Us?

Kelowna and Penticton are the jewels of the Okanagan as a four-season playground for both adults and children. In the summer, enjoy golfing, cycling, finding that breathtaking waterfall on a hike, or just simply sit on the beaches of Okanagan Lake to unwind. In the winter, ski one of the many world-class mountain resorts, then in the spring and fall enjoy a glass of wine on a patio at any of the renowned wineries.

FH&P Lawyers allows you and your family to experience all of that and more, promoting an outstanding work-life balance. We are proud of the fun-loving, hard-working culture we have developed and are not your typical stuffy law firm. We are a family-oriented firm and genuinely enjoy each other’s company.

Our firm is a highly desirable place to work with offices in the heart of downtown Kelowna and Penticton offering a truly Okanagan lifestyle. We are committed to the community around us, developing long-term personal and business relationships. As a matter of fact, some of our lawyers started as articling students and have never left. We are also a diverse group, able to help our clients in several different languages, including but not limited to French, German, Punjabi, Hindi, Mandarin and Cantonese.

We are rooted in community. Ready to help.

Why Work With Us? Kelowna and Penticton are the jewels of the Okanagan as a four-season playground f

Current Openings

FH&P Lawyers are an equal opportunity employer. Our team is hard-working, dedicated and professional. Our environment is friendly, supportive and team-oriented, and we offer competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package. If this sounds appealing to you and you’re passionate about serving clients and building a practice, we’d love to hear from you. Please send a copy of your CV with a cover letter to hr@fhplawyers.com. 

FH&P Lawyers LLP is an Okanagan Valley law firm with offices in Kelowna, West Kelowna, and Penticton. We have deep roots reaching back over a century in the communities where we represent our clients.

We offer a broad range of legal services in many practice areas, including Business Law, Real Estate & Land Development, Wills, Estates & Trusts, Family Law, General Litigation, Immigration Law, Criminal Defence, Insurance Law, Employment Law, Civil Litigation and Personal Injury.

We are growing and we need a talented person like you to join us! Our Kelowna office has an opening as a Legal Assistant/Paralegal, Commercial Transactions. If you are looking for an exciting, fast-paced role where you work alongside a group of dynamic and friendly people, we look forward to hearing from you.

Job Overview:

As a Commercial Transaction Legal Assistant/Paralegal, you will play a pivotal role in supporting our lawyers in all aspects of commercial transaction matters. This role requires a keen eye for detail, excellent organizational skills, and a passion for assisting in the delivery of top-notch legal services to our clients. You will have the opportunity to work closely with our lawyers and clients to ensure transactions run smoothly and efficiently.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist attorneys in all phases of commercial transaction matters, including mergers and acquisitions, business contracts, and due diligence.
  • Draft, review, and revise legal documents, such as contracts, agreements, and other legal memorandums.
  • Manage and maintain transaction files, ensuring that all documents are organized and up-to-date.
  • Assist with the due diligence process by gathering and organizing necessary documents.
  • Coordinate with clients, opposing counsel, and third parties as necessary to facilitate transactions.
  • Provide administrative support to lawyers, including scheduling meetings, managing calendars, and handling correspondence.
  • Assist in the preparation of legal filings and documentation for closings and submissions to regulatory authorities.
  • Perform other administrative tasks and legal research as needed to support the legal team.

Qualifications:

  • Completion of a recognized Legal Assistant or Paralegal program or a combination of education and experience
  • Previous experience as a legal assistant or paralegal, with a focus on commercial transactions preferred.
  • Proficiency in legal research, document management, and drafting legal documents.
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently, take initiative, and follow instructions.
  • Proficient in the use of legal software and Microsoft Office applications. Experience with ProLaw would be an asset.
  • Professionalism, attention to detail, and the ability to maintain confidentiality.

We offer an attractive remuneration package, extended health benefits, health and wellness spending account, RSP contributions, and a positive environment that encourages the development of our team members! The typical hiring range for this position is $45,000 – $90,000 annually, subject to experience and skills.

Interested candidates can submit a cover letter and resume outlining how their qualifications meet the position requirements to hr@fhplawyers.com.

We appreciate your interest in working at FH&P Lawyers. We are growing, so if you do not hear from us, please keep watching for future opportunities.


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"If opportunity doesn't knock,
build a door."
— Milton Berle

There may be additional opportunities we have not listed. If you would like to connect with us about joining FH&P, or you are a legal secretary or legal assistant interested in joining our Kelowna team, we encourage you to send in your resume and cover letter to hr@fhplawyers.com.

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