Recruitment across Canada

As a UCalgary Law student, you are eligible to practice law in all common law jurisdictions across Canada. Explore the many options available to you, organized by province.

This part of the website is constantly being updated. As soon as we receive this year’s information, we upload it here for you – so stay tuned and don’t forget to check back!

Alberta: Calgary

2018 1L Summer Deadlines

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Law Society Rules: Students-At-Law

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2018 1L Summer Recruitment Protocol

See the protocol

2018 2L Summer Recruitment Memo: Letting the Firm Know Where You Stand

Review the memo

2018 2L Summer Recruitment Chart

View the summer recruitment chart chart

2018 Articling Recruitment Chart

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2018 Articling Recruitment Tips

Coming soon

2018 Articling Protocol

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NALP Canada

National Association for Law Placement

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Alberta: Edmonton

2018 1L Summer Deadlines

View the deadlines for 1L

2018 2L Summer Deadlines

View the deadlines for 2L

Alberta: Regional and General

Law Society Rules: Students-At-Law

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Canadian Centre for Professional Legal Education (CPLED)


Canadian Bar Association – Alberta Branch

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Atlantic Canada and the Maritimes

Canadian Maritime Law Association

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British Columbia: Vancouver and Lower Mainland

2018 2L Summer Deadlines

View the deadlines for 2L

2L Recruit Call Day Scheduling Tips

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2017 Instructions: viLawPortal GPA Calculations for Vancouver Employers

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Vancouver OCI Employer Attendance List for 2018 2L Summer Positions

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Articling Opportunities: Vancouver and Lower Mainland

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British Columbia Regional and General

Becoming a lawyer in BC

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Professional Legal Training Course


BC Rural Education and Access to Lawyers Initiative (BC REAL)

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Law Society of Manitoba Articling Recruitment Guidelines

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Northwest Territories and Yukon

Law Society of the Northwest Territories

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Government of Yukon Department of Justice Articling Program

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Ontario: Toronto

Toronto 1L Summer 2018 Recruitment Guide

View the 1L guide

Toronto 2L Summer 2018 Recruitment Call Day Tips

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Toronto 2019-2020 Articling Recruitment Guide

Review the articling recruitment guide

Recruitment Procedures: Law Society of Upper Canada

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NALP Best Practices for Toronto Summer and Articling Recruitment Activities

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Ontario: Ottawa

Ottawa Summer 2018 Recruitment for 1L and 2L students

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Ottawa IP Recruitment: Summer 2018

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Ottawa Articling Recruitment 2018-2019

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Ottawa Law Student Ethics Protocol

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Ontario: London

Summer 2018 Student Position in London, Ontario (1L and 2L)

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2019-2020 Articling Deadlines in London

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Ontario: Regional

Hamilton Law Association

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2019-2020 Articling Deadlines for Kitchener-Waterloo

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Ontario: General

Law Society of Upper Canada/Law Society of Ontario

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Lawyer Licensing Process

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Articling Registry

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Law Practice Program

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Ontario: Public Interest and Government

Ministry of Attorney General: Job Postings

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City of Toronto

View available positions

Department of Justice Canada, Toronto Law Student Program

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Department of Justice Canada, Ottawa-Gatineau

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Law Society of Saskatchewan

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Saskatchewan Firms Recruiting for 2018 Articling

Learn more about articling in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Articling Interview Guidelines

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United States and International

NALP Directory of Legal Employers

Explore international employers

University of Houston Law Center Career Development Office

For students participating in the International Energy Lawyers Program.

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Federation of Law Societies of Canada

For internationally-trained lawyers seeking to practice in Canada.

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