Student Programs

OUC offers law students and law school graduates a unique and exciting opportunity through placements with its high caliber in-house legal team. Summer and Articling Students learn from a team of skilled and experienced counsel who dedicate their practice to supporting an internationally recognized University.

Our Programs

Summer Law Student Program

The summer student placement is designed with an emphasis on projects and research-focused opportunities which will develop soon-to-be lawyers with an understanding of the importance of client context in advice and legal support in their future practices. The successful candidate chosen to work within OUC can expect exposure to:

  • Administrative Law
  • Human Rights Law
  • Labour & Employment Law
  • Privacy Law
  • Corporate matters
  • Policy Development

The OUC’s placement will provide a rigorous learning experience for students as they play a key role in supporting the work of OUC and its University clients.

The OUC will also provide orientation, training, and supervision of the successful candidate.

  1. 01
    March 1, 2025

    Applications Due Prospective candidates should submit a cover letter, transcripts, and a CV in a single (1) .pdf to legal@utoronto.ca no later than March 1, 2025

  2. 02
    March 2025

    In-Person Interviews

  3. 03
    May 2025

    Start Date

  4. 04
    August 2025

    End Date

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Student Team

People Services Corporate Services
Associate University Counsel (People)
Legal Counsel (People)
Legal Counsel (Corporate)
Information & Project Coordinator
Student-at-Law 2023 – 2024
Senior Legal Counsel (People)
Legal Counsel (People)

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