Job Opportunity: Articling Student, Ecojustice

Position: 
Articling Student
Application Deadline: 
Friday, May 1, 2020
Location: 
Calgary

From the job posting:

About the Role

Ecojustice offers a unique articling experience, focusing on environmental law.  We are currently seeking one articling student in the Calgary office for the 2021-2022 term to provide litigation support to our program team of lawyers and scientists by:

  • Conducting legal, policy and general research
  • Preparing legal memoranda primarily in the areas of environmental and administrative law
  • Drafting pleadings and preparation of case books
  • Assisting in researching and writing Ecojustice reports
  • Assisting with requests for information and reviews under the Freedom of Information Act and Access to Information Act
  • Interacting with clients and other non-governmental environmental organizations

About You

You will have a demonstrated interest in environmental law and a desire to work in the public interest area.  As our ideal candidate, you will be familiar with environmental and administrative law and be aware of current environmental issues.

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