Archive for the year 2015

The OCI Application Process, Demystified

Given that many of you have begun or have at least started to think about the upcoming OCI process, I thought it would be helpful to share a few pieces of application-related advice. Here are a few basic things to keep in mind as you begin to prepare your applications: Planning At the outset, spend […]

Insights with Mike

Mike is a summer student here at Cassels Brock, and we are profiling him this week to find out a little more about who he is, how his summer is going so far, and any application tips he has for students applying to Cassels Brock for a summer 2016 position. S: Mike, congratulations on making […]

Lawyers Feed the Hungry: The CBB Summer Student Edition

Last week, the CBB Toronto Summer Students and I traded in our suits for aprons and volunteered at Lawyers Feed the Hungry, a program which helps to provide meals to those in need. We were shepherded to Osgoode Hall by our famed Director of Professional Development & Student Programs Deborah Glatter. We managed to make […]

Fashion Friday – CBB Student Advice Edition

As some of you may know, firm tours are well underway on Bay Street. In fact, we held our first one yesterday! Firm tours, although not mandatory for applicants, are a great way to get comfortable in a big firm environment without the added pressure of an official interview. If you’re in the city this […]

Bike for Tykes

  Today the 2015 Summer Students participated in the Bikes for Tykes Charity Fundraiser in support of The Cancer Neighbourhood of the Peter Gilgan Centre for Research and Learning at SickKids. The Cancer Neighbourhood supports research methodologies that will transform treatments for children with cancer across the world, through the sharing of data and results. […]