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Summer Law Student

Summer Law Student

Website Northern Law LLP

Job Title: Summer Law Student
Location: 10 Elm Street, suite 504, Sudbury, ON P3C 5N3
Start Date: Late April or early May
Job Type: Full-time, Temporary
Remuneration: $18.00 per hour
Number of Positions: 1-2

Northern Law LLP is hiring one to two summer law students for summer 2024, with work to commence upon completion of the school year in late April or early May.
We are only accepting applications from students enrolled in an accredited Canadian law school leading to a J.D. or LL.B degree.
The summer law student will be responsible for:
• Researching regulations, laws, and legal articles to assist with the preparation of reports, case files, and legal advice;
• Interpreting laws, rulings, and regulations for individuals and businesses;
• Performing legal research to determine how the facts of a case interact with current law;
• Interviewing clients, witnesses, and other related parties to help prepare legal documents;
• Drafting and proofreading legal documents, including pleadings, discovery, contracts, motions, and briefs;
• Assisting senior counsel in preparing for and attending tribunal, court, or other adjudicated hearings;
• Collecting, examining, and organizing evidence and other legal documents for senior counsel review and case preparation;
• Investigating facts and laws of cases and searching public records and other resources to prepare cases and determine causes of action;
• Gathering and analyzing statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes, documents, and other data;
• Keeping cases organized by meeting deadlines, documenting actions, and inputting information into case management software;
• Evaluating findings and developing strategies and arguments in preparation for the presentation of cases.
Applications are due by Friday, March 15, 2024. Interested candidates are asked to submit their cover letter, resume, and transcripts as one PDF file to office@northernlaw.ca. Please note that only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
Northern Law LLP is a boutique law firm. We provide client-focused legal services in Sudbury and Northeastern Ontario, primarily in the areas of civil and commercial litigation, personal injury, family law, employment law, criminal law, trademarks, copyright, wills, and estate administration and litigation. We are trusted advisors, who provide strategic advice and value-added guidance. We pride ourselves on our commitment to access to justice, transparency, and our willingness to take on challenging cases.

Salary Rate: $18.00 / hour
Email: office@northernlaw.ca

To apply for this job email your details to office@northernlaw.ca

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