Corporate Counsel Externship

Students enrolled in the Norton Rose Fulbright LLP Corporate Counsel Externship are placed in the legal department of a business oriented organization on a part-time basis for one academic term. The program is comprised of 7 credits in total. 5 credits are allocated to the experiential component (Law 379) and 2 credits are allocated to the academic component (Law 380).

The purpose of the Externship is to provide students with an opportunity to:
  • Learn directly from experienced corporate counsel in a supportive educational environment;
  • Apply theoretical concepts learned in the classroom to practical legal and business matters in a particular industry;
  • Gain solicitor’s practice based experience in a supervised environment; and
  • Develop a deeper understanding of professional ethics and professional responsibility in practice.

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Information for Organizations

Participating Organizations
Current Participating Organizations:
We are pleased to be able to share the list of confirmed placements for the Fall 2019 term
Previous Participating Organizations:
Fall 2018 term
Spring 2019 term
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