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Summer Students

SV Law has filled its positions for the 2022 Summer student period.  Please come back to check for updates on our 2023 summer student application process.

SV Law is a full service law firm, proudly serving the legal needs of South-Western Ontario, from our offices located in the City of Guelph and the town of Elora. A firm of  just over thirty lawyers, SV Law has experienced demonstrated growth and a steady diversification of practice areas, while maintaining a collegial work environment that supports professional & personal balance.

Each summer SV Law hires a minimum of one (1) to a maximum of three (3) summer students. Candidates must be in their second year of legal studies at a duly accredited Canadian law school, have demonstrated strong academic accomplishments while displaying a commitment to one’s community.  The successful candidate(s) shall be exposed to a wide range of areas of legal practice, with opportunities available in civil litigation, real estate, corporate-commercial law, business law, condominium law, criminal defence, family law, wills & estates and municipal law. The summer term shall commence in the month of May until the end of August.

In keeping with the LSO Recruitment Procedures, we will begin accepting applications in September/October of each year, and will update our website and advertise with the various law schools at that time.

Further inquiries of interest may be directed to James Pietrangelo at 1-519-837-2100 or by sending an email to sv-careers@svlaw.ca.

SV Law thanks all applicants for their materials in advance, and notes that only successful candidates will receive a formal reply.

 


 

 

Articling Students   

Students applying for the 2023/2024 Articling Term. 

SV Law is a full service law firm, proudly serving the legal needs of South-Western Ontario, from our offices located in the City of Guelph and the town of Elora. A firm of  just over thirty lawyers, SV Law has experienced demonstrated growth and a steady diversification of practice areas, while maintaining a collegial work environment that supports professional & personal balance.

SV Law is a growing firm, and in the Spring of 2023, we are moving to a new larger location in Guelph. We typically hire 2-3 Articling students, however, with our growth it is our intent to hire as many as 5 for this articling term. It is intended that the successful candidates shall commence their articles on August 1st and continuing until May 31. The successful candidates will be exposed to a wide range of law, with rotations available in civil litigation, real estate, corporate-commercial law, condominium law, criminal defence, family law, wills & estates, and municipal law. SV Law offers a competitive benefits and remuneration package.

Following the LSO recruitment process for locations outside Toronto and Ottawa we are accepting applications up until May 18, 2022. Interviews will be held on May 31, 2022 and offers will be presented on June 2, 2022 at 5:00 PM.

Further inquiries of interest may be directed to James Pietrangelo at 1-519-837-2100 or by sending an email to sv-careers@svlaw.ca.

SV Law thanks all applicants for their materials in advance, and notes that only those candidates selected for an interview will receive a formal reply.