We are currently seeking students who share our commitment to the highest standard of professional performance to participate in our 2020 summer student program in Vancouver. Law students who are currently in second year and intend to article in Vancouver, British Columbia, are eligible to apply.
With offices in Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver, MLT Aikins is a leading firm in Western Canada and dedicated to legal excellence and cost-effective, innovative client service. Our expanded geographic reach and bench strength offer greater opportunities for mobility and specialization.
Our summer student program is designed to provide students with practical exposure to the various practice areas within either our advocacy department or business law department, and it provides the opportunity to work closely with members of our firm at all levels of seniority. The program allows students to explore their department’s practice areas, and helps students prepare for their articling year. A summer student’s experience at MLT Aikins will not, however, restrict opportunities in the other department or practice areas, should the student subsequently article with us.
Position start: early May 2020 | Position end: late August 2020
We provide our summer students with the chance to experience all areas of legal practice within our firm, and facilitate direct exposure to our clients. Our program introduces students to the practical aspects of law, including attending discoveries, court hearings and client meetings, drafting pleadings and commercial agreements, and assisting in a wide variety of commercial transactions.
Our Vancouver office follows the student recruiting deadlines and guidelines set out by the Vancouver Bar Association.
For University of Victoria and UBC law students interested in being considered for on-campus interviews, please follow the deadlines set by your law school’s career office.
Apply online using the form below on or before September 4, 2019.
Your electronic application package should include your cover letter, resumé and transcripts. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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