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    Tuesday, April 30th, 2018
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    Thursday, April 4th, 2019
    1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
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    Thursday, April 18th, 2019
    Cocktails @ 5:30 p.m.; Dinner @ 6:30 p.m.
    The Art Gallery of Hamilton
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  • EDI Professionalism Session

    Thursday, May 9th, 2019
    1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
    Sheraton Hamilton Hotel - East Ballroom
    (116 King Street West, Hamilton)

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Articling Student

Posted on: Oct 26, 2018

I am a third-year student in the English Common Law program at the University of Ottawa looking for a criminal defence articling position in Hamilton to start after my expected graduation in April 2019.

Prior to attending the University of Ottawa, I completed an accelerated paralegal program at Seneca College in Toronto. I also have an Honours Certificate of Bilingual Studies in French Immersion which provides me with a working knowledge of written and spoken French.

This summer I completed a four-month internship at Abergel Goldstein and Partners LLP. I primarily spoke to matters in remand court and I performed a bail variation on Crown consent. I would also pick up disclosure and first appearance packages, reassure clients, and assist partners with more demanding trials. Outside of court, I prepared memos, facta, file briefs, book of authorities and trial books. I took comprehensive notes during meetings with witnesses.

I would be happy to provide a resume, cover letter, or any other documents upon request.  

Contact

Renee Ford

Renée Ford
rford020@uottawa.ca
(416) 219-2844

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