All students must work as a Caseworker for at least one term before applying to be a Litigator. Students are not required to work as Litigators




Students are expected to commit a minimum of 7 to 10 hours per week to their work over the course of the entire year and be available for training. 

Students attend the clinic for a mandatory weekly group meeting, and other times, as required to complete casework and to meet with the litigators assigned to the files.

Students submit file work and meet with Review Counsel regularly.  This is to ensure timely case management and that the ongoing needs of the clients are addressed.



Conduct client intake interviews


Research and draft letters, legal memoranda, pleadings, and various court document


Facilitate communication with clients, review counsel, litigators, court staff, and other community agencies


Maintain a complete client file, including all correspondence and dockets of time worked


Maintain strict client confidentiality


Selection Process

Thank you for your interest.

We have been advised that the first year email listserv was just activated Thursday. Therefore we are extending the deadline for first-year applicants for intake support worker and caseworker to Tuesday September 5th, 2017 at 9:00 am.

Please submit your class schedule, resume and cover letter to cla@uwindsor.ca.  

Interviews will be conducted during the first week of September. 

Mandatory orientation training will be held on Saturday September 9, 2017 at the law school.