How to Apply

Our summer and articling programs are limited to law students. The recruitment of summer and articling students is governed by the guidelines of the Law Society of Ontario. Applications are only accepted through the online application portal.  Applications received otherwise will not be considered.

Osler welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

2020 Summer Program

First year law students (1L)

We will not be participating in the recruitment of first year (1L) law students for 2020 summer positions.

Second year law students (2L)

The key dates for the 2020 Summer Student Recruitment Drive are as follows:

  • Application Deadline: As the application deadline for 2020 Summer Student position was Monday, August 19, 2019 we are no longer accepting applications.  If you applied before the deadline and have not received an acknowledgement email from Osler, please contact us to confirm receipt.
  • On-Campus Interviews: Osler representatives will be on law school campuses across the country to conduct student interviews for 2020 second year summer positions in the Toronto office on the dates set out below. If you are applying from a school where we do not currently conduct on-campus interviews, or from a non-Canadian Law School, we will contact you to advise whether we wish to schedule an interview with you during the November in-firm Interview Week.
  • On-Campus Interviews - Schedule

Law School

Date(s)

Dalhousie University

September 13, 2019

Queen's University

September 17, 2019

University of Victoria September 20, 2019
University of British Columbia September 23, 2019

University of Ottawa (Common Law)

September 26, 2019

University of Western Ontario

October 2, 2019

McGill University (Common Law)

October 4, 2019

University of Windsor

October 7, 2019

University of Toronto

October 10 & 11, 2019

Osgoode Hall Law School

October 17 & 18, 2019

 

  • Call Day: We will call students to make arrangements for in-firm interviews on October 25, 2019.
  • Interview Week: Interviews will be conducted at the firm during the week of November 4, 2019.

Osler is an equal opportunity employer, and we welcome applications from people with disabilities.  Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

  • Offers: Offers will be communicated at 5:00 p.m. on November 6, 2019.

Articling Program

2019/2020 Positions

As we have a full complement of articling students for the 2019-2020 term, we are not currently accepting applications to add to our 2019-2020 class.

2020/2021 Positions

As we have a full complement of articling students for the 2020-2021 term, we are not currently accepting applications to add to our 2020-2021 class.

The recruitment of articling students is governed by the guidelines established by the Law Society of Ontario.

 

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