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Articling Student Job

Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) National Articling placement

Offer number: 1062
Beginning of the internship: immediately
Deadline for filing the application: May 30, 2013
Number of positions available: 1

Tasks to be performed

  • Develop the theory of a cause
  • Draft legal opinions
  • Conduct interviews with clients
  • Draft pleadings
  • Perform analysis of records
  • Draft legal motions
  • Prepare records of hearings
  • Make representations to the court

Areas of Law

  • Contracts
  • Divorce
  • Estate Planning
  • Family Law
  • Immigration and Refugee Law
  • Litigation
  • Successions
  • Trusts
  • Wills


  • Ability to communicate effectively in both official languages, both spoken and written
  • The successful candidate will have a solid background in legal research and writing
  • The candidate must be enrolled in the Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC) National Articling placement
  • Demonstrable interest in Civil Law
  • Analytical mind

Language Requirements

  • Spoken and written French
  • Spoken and written English

Other necessary documentation

  • Transcript of courses
  • Reference letters, if any
  • Examples of written legal advocacy, such as memorandum or student papers on any aspects of law
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