Articling With Us - How to Apply

Applications for, and questions regarding, our articling programme should be directed to:

Scott Bergman
Cooper, Sandler, Shime & Bergman LLP
439 University Avenue
Suite 1900 
Toronto, Ontario
M5G 1Y8

Tel: 416-585-9191
Fax: 416-408-2372
E-Mail: sbergman@criminal-lawyers.ca

Applications should include:

  • Brief covering letter
  • Curriculum vitae
  • Transcripts from law school
  • Transcripts from undergraduate and graduate programmes
  • Letters of reference
  • A sample of your legal writing, preferably in the area of criminal law

The firm offers one articling position each year. We are looking for a well-rounded individual with a keen interest in criminal law. Applications should highlight any academic or practical experience in this field.

Although our firm does not participate in the Matching Program, we do observe the Articling Recruitment Procedures prescribed by the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Each application will receive the courtesy of a reply.

Please note that we do not offer a summer student programme.