Careers at LAO
Welcome to Legal Aid Ontario (LAO)'s job posting site. We hope you'll spend a few minutes reviewing the available competitions. To apply for a specific position, email your resume to email@example.com with the job competition number in the subject line.
Find out what employment benefits you can expect to receive when you embark on a legal career with LAO.
Lawyer Workforce Strategy
If you’re interested in joining LAO as a staff lawyer, visit our Lawyer Workforce Strategy page.
Are you a current law student?
Information on opportunities available to summer and articling law students.
|June 29||Legal Aid Worker (Senior Counsel Family/Criminal)||Windsor Courthouse||$46,885 - $69,985||July 11|
|June 29||Senior Legal Counsel, Appeals||General Counsel Office||TBD||July 8|
|June 24||Legal Aid Worker||St Catharines||$46,885 - $69,985||June 30|
|June 23||2017/18 Articling Students||Kenora||$1,095 /week||July 1|
|June 21||Bilingual District Triage Officer||Hamilton-Kitchener District Office||$39,666 - $59,202||July 5|
|June 17||2017/18 Articling Students||Greater Toronto Area||$1,095 /week||July 1|
The positions below are for opportunities currently available outside of Legal Aid Ontario at various community and specialty legal clinics located throughout the province as well as Legal Aid organizations across Canada. Legal clinics function independently, under the guidance of their respective boards of directors. All criteria and hiring decisions for the postings below are those of the organization or clinic hosting the position.
Any questions or concerns about these postings should be directed to the appropriate organization or clinic.
|June 24||Social Worker||Peterborough Community Legal Centre||$75,000||Aug. 5|
|June 22||Law Student/Front Desk Intake Worker||West Toronto Community Legal Services||TBD||July 4|
|June 22||Paralegal/Law Clerk||Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE)||TBD||July 11|
|June 22||Staff Lawyer||West Toronto Community Legal Services||TBD||July 4|
|June 16||Lawyer||University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic||TBD||July 15|
|June 9||Aboriginal Justice Co-ordinator||Legal Assistance of Windsor (LAW)||TBD||June 30|
|June 9||Paralegal||West End Legal Services of Ottawa||TBD||June 30|
|May 25||2017-18 Articling Students||Workers' Health and Safety Legal Centre||TBD||June 30|
|May 4||Articling Student - 2017/2018||South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (SALCO)||TBD||Jul. 1|
|Apr. 20||Articling position||Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)||TBD||July 1|
|Apr. 4||2017-18 Bilingual articling position||Elliot Lake and North Shore Community Legal Clinic (ELAK)||TBD||Jun. 30|
|Apr. 1||2017-18 Articling position||Elliot Lake and North Shore Community Legal Clinic (ELAK)||TBD||Jun. 30|
Legal Aid Ontario values integrity, respect, responsiveness, excellence, independence, accountability, openness and consistency. Our recruitment process reflects our commitment to diversity and inclusion. Accommodation is available under the Ontario Human Rights Code.
Only those candidates selected for an interview will be notified.