OKT is hiring an associate lawyer!



Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend LLP (OKT) is a mid-sized firm recognized as a leader in representing First Nations. OKT’s work focuses on self-determination of Indigenous peoples to advance their goals by advancing precedent-setting litigation, negotiation with government and industry on behalf of First Nations, and advancing the economic interests of First Nations. 

OKT is seeking one or more associates who have litigation and negotiations experience to work in our Toronto office, commencing as soon as possible.  Our preference is for associates who have at least 4-5 years of practice experience, ideally representing First Nations. 

Knowledge of an Indigenous language and culture is an asset. Experience representing, working with and/or living in an Indigenous community is a highly desired qualification.  Associates must be able to travel across the country to our clients’ communities and as such a driver’s licence and ability to travel by air is essential.

Please send your C.V., law school transcripts and a writing sample to the attention of: Maggie Wente, Olthuis, Kleer, Townshend LLP, c/o Philip Rouse, legal assistant,  prouse@oktlaw.com.

Applications are due no later than December 21, 2018. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until position(s) are filled.

PLEASE NOTE we do not accept applications via our website, facebook, linkedin, or any other social media platform. 

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