WELCOME TO BROWNLEE LLP

As a law student, it can be easy to see all law firms as one vast conglomeration of lawyers, files and statutes. Even if you have had the opportunity to meet or know some lawyers and visit law firms, or even if you have worked in a law firm before, choosing the right law firm for you can be a daunting task.

Student Positions for which we are currently hiring:

2L Application Deadline: At present, we do not anticipate considering 2L applicants.

1L Application Deadline: Recruitment for the summer of 2019 will proceed during the “recruitment period”, as established by the Law Society of Alberta which is February 19-22, 2019.  We anticipate hiring 3 1L Summer Students at that time. Applications, which are due Tuesday, February 5, 2019, should be forwarded to the Chair of our Student Committee, Ryan R. Ewasiuk, via e-mail at: rewasiuk@brownleelaw.com or via mail/delivery at Brownlee LLP’s office located at:

Brownlee LLP
Suite 2200, Commerce Place
10155 – 102 Street NW
Edmonton, AB  T5J 4G8

Successful applicants will be contacted after the close of Applications with regard to the scheduling of interviews.

Application Deadline: Articling recruitment occurs during the “recruitment period”, as established by the Law Society of Alberta to be June 3-14, 2019. Through our Summer Student program, we have already hired 3 Articling Students for the 2020-21 articling year.  At this time, we do not anticipate recruiting an articling student for the 2020-21 articling year.

We have hired 4 Articling Students for 2019-20, two of whom came through our Summer Student Program:   Jenaye Lewis (University of Alberta), Adam Ferris (Osgoode Hall / York University), Joseph Sellman (University of Alberta) and Jillian Winther (University of Alberta).
We have hired 3 Articling Students for 2020-21, all of whom came through our Summer Student Program:  Bonnie Hu (University of Alberta), Julia Pratt (University of Alberta) and James Work (University of Alberta).

Brownlee LLP Calgary is Hiring

 Brownlee LLP is a Western Canadian law firm with offices in Calgary and Edmonton, providing the breadth and depth of service of a full-service law firm throughout Alberta, Saskatchewan, the Yukon, Nunavut and Northwest Territories. With extensive and long-standing practices in almost all legal disciplines, Civil Litigation, Municipal and Administrative Law, and Corporate-Commercial Law remain the cornerstones and core strengths upon which we continue to build extensive specialized and unique practice areas.

 2L Application Deadline: At present, we do not have any positions for 2L applicants.

1L Application Deadline: Recruitment for the summer of 2019 will proceed during the recruitment period, as established by the Law Society of Alberta, which is February 19-22, 2019.  We anticipate hiring one 1L Summer Student at that time.

Applications, which are due Tuesday, February 5, 2019, should be forwarded to the Managing Partner, Calgary – Derek J King, via e-mail at: kdunn@brownleelaw.com (Kayla Dunn, Assistant to Derek King) or via mail/delivery at Brownlee LLP’s office located at:

Brownlee LLP 
Suite 700, 
396 11 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB  T2R0C5

Successful applicants will be contacted after the close of Applications with regard to the scheduling of interviews.

Brownlee Calgary has hired an articling student for the 2017-2018 articling year.  At this time, we do not anticipate recruiting an articling student for the 2019-2020 articling year.