How to Apply

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.

2024 Summer Program

Second year law students (2L)

Application Deadline

The deadline application is Wednesday, August 30, 2023 at 11:59 PST, however please note the following exceptions:

  • Ontario Law Schools & McGill - Friday, August 4, 2023 at 11:59pm EST; and
  • Thompson Rivers Unviersity - Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at 11:59pm PST.

Please check with your law school’s career office as other exceptions may apply. Please apply through the viLawPortal beginning Monday, July 24, 2023. Note that we only accept electronic applications through the viLawPortal.

The application and interview process for second-year summer articled students are in accordance with the Vancouver Bar Association Articling Interview Guidelines. For more information regarding the Vancouver Bar Association, please click here.


The second year summer student recruitment period will run from Monday, July 24, 2023 to Wednesday, October 25, 2023.


Offers will be communicated at 8:00 am PST on Thursday, October 26, 2023.

2024 Articling Program

At this time we are not accepting applications for Articling positions.