Manager, Legal Talent

About Our Client:

Our client is a leading business law firm.


Position Scope:

Do you have a passion for people? Are you curious about talent management at one of Canada’s leading business law firms? Looking for a new challenge in talent management? Then look no further.


  • This is a fantastic opportunity to play a key role in the firm’s organization-wide talent management initiatives.
  • You will report to the Chief Legal Talent Officer and work closely with various stakeholders in managing all aspects of the employment lifecycle for legal professionals including employment relations, mentoring, performance evaluations and compensation.
  • You will be an important part of their exceptional team which includes the Director, Student and Lateral Recruitment and the Director, Learning Initiatives, in the support of the growth and development of the industry best and brightest legal talent.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Highly developed analytical and problem-solving skills with a client first focus
  • Ability to lead complex human resources processes
  • Comfortable navigating a complex, matrixed environment
  • Excellent communication and drafting skills with the ability to influence and work across different operational areas with diplomacy
  • A keen eye for detail and organization with a flexible approach to changing priorities


Education and Experience:

  • At least 7 years experience in human resources in a managerial role, law firm or professional services experience preferred


Application Instructions:

To apply, please send a resume to Allison Dwyer at  



Summit Search Group is a fair and equitable search firm. We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process

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Toronto, ON


Competitive compensation package


Categories:    Human Resources   

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Manager, Legal Talent

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