Lawyer Position – Immediate Opening

We are a progressive law firm located in downtown Vancouver specialized in refugee, immigration, and criminal law. The successful candidate will be responsible for the conduct of a wide variety of client files in a friendly and supportive environment.

Experience and Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated interest in human rights and social justice
  • J.D. or LL.B. degree and member of a Canadian law society
  • 3 years’ experience in refugee, immigration and/or criminal law, with experience arguing cases before the IRB and/or provincial and federal courts
  • Excellent legal research and writing skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience with marginalized communities
  • Ability to manage a full case load and work in a fast-paced environment

To apply, please submit a cover letter, resume and legal writing sample to, reference “Associate Position” or by mail to:

Christine Edelmann
Edelmann and Company Law Offices
905-207 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC  V6B 1H7

We thank all applicants for their interest, but we will respond only to candidates who are being considered for an interview.