Career opportunity: Full-Time Commercial Litigation Lawyer

Holiday Hours: Our offices will be closed for the holidays from December 26-30, 2022 and January 2, 2023.

Current Openings

RLR Lawyers is one of Vancouver Island’s largest law firms, offering a wide range of legal services from three office locations on the Island.  We are looking to fill the following positions:


RLR Lawyers is looking for a full-time commercial litigation lawyer to join our accomplished team. It may be possible to work in either our Nanaimo or Port Alberni office, and we accommodate a combination of in office and remote work.

We are looking for candidates of 3 years call and up who have private practice experience, the ability to build good relationships with new and existing clientele, and who are passionate about representing their clients in and out of court.  We are life-long learners and we want potential associates who are looking to develop their dispute resolution and litigation skills with excellent support from their peers and senior lawyers at the firm. Develop your practice from an established client base with support from our senior litigation partners, who encourage personal growth and creative dispute resolution, as well as providing chambers and true trial experience.

We have a firm culture that is grounded in developing a healthy sustainable practice, and enjoying the work that we do and the people we work with. RLR takes work and play seriously, offers a number of structured professional growth opportunities, and proudly fielded a team in the 2023 Snow to Surf competition that came in second in its category.

We offer competitive remuneration and an excellent benefits package. All applications will be kept confidential. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for interview will be contacted. Interested candidates please send resume and cover letter to [email protected].

Junior Legal Assistant

Intermediate/Senior Legal Assistant (litigation department)

Intermediate/Senior Legal Assistant (solicitor’s department)


RLR Lawyers offer a seven-hour workday and competitive benefits package, including a wellness program for staff and flexibility to work from home during Covid-19.  Salary is negotiable and will be based on level of experience. All applications will be kept confidential.

Please respond to [email protected]. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only applicants selected for interview will be contacted.


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