1. Applications for all Internationally Trained Lawyers (ITLs) and National Committee on Accreditation (NCA) candidates* are due on ViLawportal by September 23, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. MT. However, if you wish to be considered for ITLNCA’s ALBERTA OCIs apply through ViLawportal by August 15, 2022.
*ITLs and NCA applicants include:
NB: For general information about these programs, visit the National Committee on Accreditation website.
2. To participate in ITLNCA OCIs you must:
a) Follow the naming convention below for all documents you submit in ViLawportal, i.e.:
b) Include the following blurb at the end of your Cover Letter:
c) Provide ITLNCA with (1) your full name as listed on your resume, (2) phone number, (3) email address, and (4) a list of all the legal employers you applied to. You must submit the above information by completing this form: https://forms.gle/KjrFw46f86c1fRKa8 no later than August 16, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. EST.
3. Candidates should apply to ALL firms, government offices, and/ or legal employers that they are genuinely interested in working with. Candidates should not only apply to the list of firms participating in Alberta 2023 ITLNCA OCIs.
1. Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Note: This list will be updated on a rolling basis.
Helpful information sessions:
All educational materials and information sessions can be viewed on our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCF6KZn4uRsdXKC43KhQd2GQ/videos
If you are an Alberta legal employer interested in learning more about our OCI initiative or participating in ITLNCA OCIs 2022, please contact the ITLNCA Networks’ OCI Committee:
Priscila Atkinson and Morgana Gomes Genn at firstname.lastname@example.org