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Indigenous law students who wish to participate in the program and meet the applicant criteria are invited to apply.
To register for this program, you must be a law student of First Nations, Inuit or Métis descent. You must also be enrolled in your second year (2L) of law school, with 2L completion in April 2021.
Qualifying Students must submit their application directly to the employers you have selected in your ISSP Student Registration Form.
Firms/organizations interested in participating in the ISSP program can apply here.
|Firm/Org||Location||Qualifications||Areas of Practice||Application Submission||Application Deadline|
|Jensen Shawa Solomon Duguid Hawkes LLP||Calgary||Interest in litigation, moot experience||Litigation||Via email |
Attention: Debbie Davis
|Fox Fraser LLP||Redwood Meadows||Experience working with First Nations communities, introductory courses in aboriginal law, excellent legal research and writing skills.||Specific claims, governance, trusts, and litigation.||Via email|
Attention: Carly Fox
|Alberta Law Reform Institute||Edmonton||The students that we hire tend to need a strong attention to detail. They should have well developed research and writing skills, that they will enhance with their work at the Institute.||The Institute does Law reform in the Alberta jurisdiction. The areas of law that the students will be working on will determined closer to next summer.||Via email|
Attention: Carol Burgess
|Rana Law||Calgary||Strong analytical, research and writing skills|
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
Reliable, conscientious and personable.
|Indigenous law (various aspects, including legal research, governance, contracts).||Via email|
Attention: Allisun Rana
|Lori-Ann Cohoe Professional Corporation o/a Cohoe Law||Vegreville||Outgoing person who is interested in a rural practice and willing to jump into the files and be ready to meet clients. This person must be motivated and ready to learn the practical side of practising Law.||Real Estate, Wills and Estate, Family Law, Corporate Law, Civil Litigation.||Via email|
Attention: Lori-Ann Cohoe