Our Students Tell Us
"It was the hands-on quality of work and the high degree of in-depth involvement in files I experienced at Torkin Manes that really helped me drill down into the area of law that I want to practice."
Leslie McGowran, Associate, Articling Student 2016 - 2017
"The work has been diverse, valuable, and meaningful - just what I hoped I would get from my articling experience."
Jordan Stewart, Articling Student 2016 - 2017
"I hadn't originally expected to play an important role with client work this early in my legal career, so it was very exciting to be involved in examinations for discovery and trials. Being exposed to such opportunities has truly inspired me."
Katherine Laliberte, Summer Student 2012, Articling Student 2013 - 2014
Supportive Work Environment
"I can see how the work that I am doing directly impacts client files. This level of responsibility has allowed me to grow and improve more than I would have thought possible in such a short period of time."
Emma Gardiner, Articling Student 2016 - 2017
"The lawyers I have worked with are truly interested in providing me with meaningful learning opportunities and fostering my development as a lawyer."
Lauren Crosby, Associate, Articling Student 2016 - 2017, 2015 Summer Student
"During my summer at Torkin Manes, I was encouraged to explore various practice areas. The support I received helped me discover the areas of law I enjoy the most."
Alexa Turner, Summer Student 2012, Articling Student 2013 - 2014
"The combination of hands-on experience, challenging assignments, and an extensive mentorship program provided me with the ideal platform for professional and personal growth."
Liz Hong, Associate, Articling Student 2016 - 2017, 2015 Summer Student
"The mentoring program has been incredible. I've learned more than I thought possible in such a short period of time. That intensity isn't exhausting --- it's been invigorating."
Ilia Valitsky, Summer Student 2012, Articling Student 2013 - 2014
Our Partner Intensive Program
“The Partner Intensive Program at Torkin Manes is a truly incomparable experience. I was mentored and encouraged to grow as a young lawyer. The work that I did mattered.”
Noorin Manji , Associate, Articling Student 2016 - 2017
"I had a good idea which practice area interested me most. Torkin Manes' Partner Intensive Program allowed me to gain a true appreciation for the day-to-day challenges in my preferred area of law. The intensive program reaffirmed which practice area was right for me."
Seth Zuk, Associate, Articling Student 2011-2012, Summer Student 2010