Your Articling Experience at Separy Law P.C.
We are a fast-paced and growing Family Law firm. At Separy Law P.C., students are a key part of our support system and we want students to be fundamental members of our team who thrive in a fast-paced environment and eventually become associates. We look for students with strong work ethic, intellect, passion and energy, as well as attention to detail.
At Separy Law P.C., we invest in our students. Our students are given first-hand experience and responsibility, technology and IT Support, as well as support staff to assist the student with their articling program.
The first week of articling at Separy Law P.C. will be a dedicated training package to familiarize you about the administrative aspects within our law firm such as policies, procedures and our extensive precedent database.
Throughout the course of the articling position at Separy Law P.C., the student will be exposed to various aspects of the Experiential Training Package of the Law Society of Upper Canada such as the following:
- Ethics and Professional Responsibility
- Fact Investigation and Legal Research
- Drafting and Legal Writing
- Planning and Advising
- File and Practice Management
We are Family Law lawyers and, as such, litigators.
The successful candidate will draft documents, attend first appearances, schedule court dates and adjournments, accompany counsel to conferences, motions, and perhaps even represent a client at conferences where the Court allows the student to do so. As an articling student at Separy Law P.C., you will be exposed to different types of clients (paying, Justicenet and Legal Aid) which allows you to learn about cases from people of different backgrounds and cultures, enriching your ability to learn about how to approach cases from a diverse perspective.
As Separy Law P.C. continues to grow as a law firm, we have the intention to hire articling students as associate lawyers. Students will have a chance to grow alongside the firm. With broad exposure during your articling program at Separy Law P.C., you will be able to follow files from the day they are opened to the day a final order is made. As an articling student, you are guaranteed to receive practical and meaningful experience.
How to Apply
Separy Law P.C. hires 1 articling student each year. In order to apply, you must submit a cover letter, outliningwhy you think that you would be a suitable candidate to fulfil the articling position at Separy Law P.C. You must also attach a current resume and your undergraduate and law school transcripts.
Please mail or submit your application package to:
Separy Law P.C.
45 Sheppard Avenue East, Unit 930
You may also submit your application package electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org