The Ministry of the Attorney General, Criminal Law Division (North Region), offers an opportunity in the North Region for a lawyer to conduct prosecutions and perform related functions as an Assistant Crown Attorney.What can I expect to do in this role?Duties Will Include: Screening and preparing cases, performing case management functions, and conducting prosecutions for criminal and quasi-criminal offences in the Ontario Court of Justice and the Superior Court of Justice; providing professional advice to police and related agencies on criminal matters; drafting Indictments; assisting senior counsel with prosecutions and research; and working cooperatively with other justice sector partners.How do I qualify?MandatoryMembership in the Law Society of Upper CanadaKnowledge & SkillsKnowledge of the Criminal Code of Canada, Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, criminal law procedure, rules of evidence and case law; good judgment and analytical ability to determine appropriate legal remedies; excellent understanding of the role and function of a prosecutor in the criminal justice system in Ontario; excellent interpersonal, presentation and communications skills; and competency using computer technology.
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