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 with the job competition number in the subject line.

Other employment opportunities

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.

Position Department/area Salary Posted Application deadline
Position: Bilingual staff lawyer Area:  Timmins-Temiskaming Community Legal Clinic Salary:  TBD Posted:  Dec. 6 Deadline:  Jan. 6
Position: Employment lawyer Area:  The Legal Clinic (Perth) Salary:  TBD Posted:  Dec. 2 Deadline:  Jan. 15
Position: Intake worker Area:  Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC) Salary:  TBD Posted:  Dec. 2 Deadline:  Dec. 16
Position: Judicial vacancy Area:  Ontario Court of Justice: Goderich Salary:  TBD Posted:  Dec. 2 Deadline:  Jan. 6
Position: Junior lawyer Area:  Unison Health & Community Services Salary:  TBD Posted:  Dec. 2 Deadline:  Dec. 16
Position: Review counsel - Family Law Area:  Community and Legal Aid Services Program (CLASP) Salary:  TBD Posted:  Nov. 23 Deadline:  Dec. 9
Position: Staff lawyer Area:  Lake Country Community Legal Clinic Salary:  TBD Posted:  Nov. 22 Deadline:  Jan. 6
Position: Staff lawyer Area:  Yukon Legal Services Society Salary:  TBD Posted:  Nov. 24 Deadline:  Dec. 12

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.