Skills Insurance Lawyer near Toronto (ON)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as an insurance lawyer in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Lawyers and Quebec notaries (NOC 4112).


People working in this occupation usually apply the following skill set.

  • Write and edit for legal publications
  • Provide public education seminars/sessions
  • Research legal precedents and gather evidence
  • Conduct law workshops
  • Teach law courses
  • Offer mediation, conciliation and arbitration services
  • Act as executor, trustee or guardian in estate and family law matters
  • Represent interests of corporation/employer in all business related to legal matters
  • Perform administrative and management functions related to the practice of law
  • Negotiate settlements of civil disputes (lawyers only)
  • Draft legislation
  • Draw up legal documents and prepare statements of legal opinion
  • Plead clients' cases before courts of law, tribunals and boards (lawyers only)
  • Advise clients of their legal rights and all matters related to law

Skills and knowledge

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

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