With over a decade of experience, Jessica Samson is the Senior Accounting Clerk for Dale and Lessmann, a midsize law firm in Ontario, Canada, where she spearheads trust transactions, training, onboarding, vendor management, and general operations of the company. She is a Chartered Manager with Chartered Managers Canada, and is in the process of earning her CHRP with the Human Resources Professional Association, of Canada, expected in 2019.
Specializing in operations, mentoring, accounting, and human resources management, Ms. Samson wears many hats at Dale and Lessman. She participates in in legal industry compensation surveys to determine prevailing pay rates and benefits. She is also responsible for preparing annual salary recommendations for staff and lawyers, preparing training materials and training sessions for staff and new recruits. She is an asset to the company as a mentor, training new staff in the accounting department, and holds many other leadership and management roles within the company. Prior to her role at Dale and Lessman, she was Trust Accounting Clerk for McMillan LLP, and Administrative and Finance Coordinator for Swift Trade.
Ms. Samson holds her Bachelor’s in English and Literature, and is in the process of obtaining her MBA through the University of London, UK. She brings great passion for networking internationally and has lived in three different countries. Ms. Samson prides herself on her detail-oriented approach and credits her hard work and interpersonal skills with her continued success. As a committed mentor, Ms. Samson would like to continue enriching the lives of others by teaching and lecturing.