In this section, we have tried to address some of the questions that are frequently asked by students. Additional questions may be directed to Kimberly Grange, Director, Professional Resources at 416-601-8913 or [email protected]. You may also speak to any lawyer you meet during the interview process.
A leading law firm with approximately 600 lawyers, we provide top-tier coverage across Canada in all critical areas of expertise.
The firm is organized by national practice groups and headed by a Chief Executive Officer and a Board of Partners. The Board is composed of members who are elected nationally from among the partners in a manner that assures a reasonable representation of each of the firm's regions.
Each office has a local management group that oversees the day-to-day operational issues concerning their respective office. Decisions relating to each individual office are made by the Regional Managing Partner, in conjunction with the CEO, National Practice Group Leaders and the National Leader, Practices and People.
The 2017/2018 articling group will commence their articles on August 8, 2017 and complete the program in early June. Our summer program generally begins at the beginning of May and ends mid-August.
We did not participate in the first-year summer recruitment process.
Yes, each student has a personal laptop, dual 22” screens and wireless headset. Each student also receives a mobile device upon their arrival at the Firm. Our Information Technology Department provides training to summer and articling students and is readily available to provide assistance when required.