Qualification

 

Students applying for Litigator positions must be second and third year students who have previously volunteered at CLA  and completed or are in the process of completing Evidence. 


Please be advised that a condition of acceptance is attendance at CLA training.

 

 

Responsibilities

Provide assistance to Caseworkers 

Conduct client intake interviews while providing excellent client service

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

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

Attend courts and tribunals for adjournments, trials, hearings, and settlement conferences

Selection Process

Thank you for your interest. The deadline to apply is Friday September 1, 2017 at noon. Please submit your class schedule, resume and cover letter to cla@uwindsor.ca. Mandatory orientation training will be held on Friday September 8, 2017 at the law school from 9 am to 12 noon. The court tour will be held on Wednesday September 6, 2017 from 9:30 am to 12:30 pm.