2020-2021 Articling Position
Isaacs & Co. is a downtown Toronto firm specializing in providing Transportation and Insurance Law services for both national and international clients. We litigate in all Courts: from the Ontario Small Claims Court to the Federal Court of Canada and the Ontario and Federal Court of Appeal. Working closely with our lawyers, the articling student will provide support to both our insurance and transportation law practices, assisting the lawyers in all aspects of legal work, including: researching interesting legal issues; providing opinions; drafting pleadings, letters and memoranda; analyzing files; assisting with preparation for examination for discoveries; attending at Superior Court of Justice and Federal Court hearings; preparing motion materials; and personally handling matters before the Small Claims Court. Some of our transportation-related work may include the prosecution and defence of cargo damage claims, the arrest of vessels, advising logistics/freight forwarding companies on cross-border issues, and working with carriers in all modes (marine, surface (road and rail) and aviation). Some of our insurance-related work will include the research and drafting of insurance coverage opinions and the defence of personal injury claims.
Isaacs & Co. will be hiring in accordance with Law Society of Ontario guidelines for the recruitment of articling students. Applications are due by Friday, July 5, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. and interviews will take place starting on August 12th, 2019.
Please direct your cover letter, CV, transcripts and reference letters to, Rachael Bruce at firstname.lastname@example.org. While we thank all students interested in this position, we regret that we will not be able to extend an interview to everyone that applies.