Summer and Articling Students

Pape Salter Teillet LLP is committed to supporting the next generation of legal advocates for Indigenous peoples and welcomes applications from law students for summer and articling positions with our firm.

Student applications should include: (i) cover letter, (ii) resume, and (iii) law school transcripts, and be sent electronically using the Application Form below.

Please note that we receive and review applications and conduct interviews in accordance with the guidelines established by the Law Society of Ontario for law firms located in Toronto.

Pape Salter Teillet LLP has been fortunate enough to work with strong Indigenous communities, nations, and governments from across Canada. We value having Indigenous students and lawyers as a part of our team and encourage applications from Indigenous law students and lawyers.

About Us

Pape Salter Teillet LLP is a law firm with offices in Toronto and Vancouver.

For over 40 years, we have been working with First Nations, Métis, and Inuit peoples to secure a constitutional and legal space that protects their lands, identities, cultures, economies, and self- government. We are currently accepting applications for summer (2025) and articling students (2025-26) to join our team in our Toronto office.

Application Details

Applicants should highlight the following as part of your cover letter/resume: your knowledge of Aboriginal law including experience in topics related to self-government, litigation, regulatory work, or corporate/commercial matters for Indigenous peoples, and your demonstrated commitment to building a practice focused on working with Indigenous governments across Canada.

Other Matters

We are committed to equity, diversity, and inclusion in our hiring processes and encourage applications from Indigenous law students and other diverse applicants.

We receive and review applications and conduct interviews in accordance with the guidelines established by the Law Society of Ontario for law firms located in Toronto. Only those applicants who are selected for an interview will be contacted.

Summer (2025) and Articling Students (2025-26)

Pape Salter Teillet LLP is currently accepting applications for summer (2025) and articling students (2025-26) to join our team in Toronto.

Application Requirements:

  1. a cover letter
  2. resume
  3. law school transcripts
  4. two references

Deadlines:

  • July 12, 2024 (Articling Student)
  • September 27, 2024 (Summer Student – 2L)

Application Form

We thank all candidates for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.