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Student Opportunities

Students are an integral part of the work we do at Innocence Canada. We are proud to facilitate a variety of in-person and virtual opportunities for students across the country. Students working at Innocence Canada can expect to gain hands-on casework experience as well as benefit from specialized educational programming on wrongful convictions.

Available Opportunities

Each year we hire one articling student. This position is generously funded through the Law Foundation of Ontario Public Interest Articling Fellowship Program.

We are now accepting articling applications for 2025-2026! We will be hiring one articling student. You must apply through the ViLawPortal, linked here. See job reference # 4878 for full details on the position. Application deadline is June 28 at 5pm EST. Please direct any questions to our Director of Education Pam Glatt,

Our current articling student (2023-2024) is Chantal Laroque (J.D. 2023, University of Alberta).

Our incoming articling student (2024-2025) is Alicia Sanchez (J.D. 2024, University of Windsor).

Our 2024 Summer Fellowship Law Students are:

  1. Sahibjot Bajwa, Toronto Metropolitan University
  2. Ryann Barr, Dalhousie University
  3. Anna Holt, University of Saskatchewan
  4. Sierra Olson, Western University
  5. Daniel Viola, Osgoode (York University)
  6. Kaitlyn Williams, University of Alberta

Please check back in June for details on our student opportunities for the Fall/Winter 2024-2025.

Please direct all questions and inquiries to Pam Glatt, Director of Education