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.
|May 19||Bilingual District Triage Officer||Hamilton Kitchener District Office||$38,890 - $58,041||May 26|
|May 19||Bilingual Duty Counsel/Summary Legal Advice, Family||Hamilton Client and Lawyer Support Centre||TBD||May 25|
|May 19||Bilingual Manager, Legal Services||Ottawa District Office||$102,000 - $120,000||May 27|
|May 17||Policy counsel, Family||Policy department||TBD||May 25|
|May 17||Staff Lawyer, Criminal and Family||Chatham||TBD||May 27|
|May 16||Summer Student||IT Department||$14 /hour||May 23|
|May 12||2017/18 Articling Students||Ottawa and area||$1,095 /week||June 3|
|May 6||Learning & development specialist||Human Resources||$55,000 - $83,000||May 20|
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.
|May 13||Articling position - 2016/17||South Etobicoke Community Legal Services||TBD||June 20|
|May 12||Staff lawyer||Kensington-Bellwoods Community Legal Services||TBD||June 7|
|May 10||Community Developer||Community Legal Clinic — Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk||$64,000||May 25|
|May 10||Staff lawyer||Community Legal Clinic — Brant, Haldimand, Norfolk||$5,600 /month||May 25|
|May 4||Articling Student - 2017/2018||Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)||TBD||Jun. 17|
|May 4||Articling Student - 2017/2018||South Asian Legal Clinic of Ontario (SALCO)||TBD||Jul. 1|
|May 4||Staff Lawyer||Community Legal Clinic – Simcoe, Haliburton, Kawartha Lakes||TBD||May 16|
|May 3||Staff lawyer (Intake specialist)||HIV & AIDS Legal Clinic Ontario (HALCO)||TBD||Jun. 9|
|Apr. 20||Articling position||Canadian Environmental Law Association (CELA)||TBD||July 1|
|Apr. 15||Executive Director||Advocacy Centre for the Elderly (ACE)||TBD||May 27|
|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.