How To Apply

Vancouver – Summer Program

Our 2022 Summer Student positions have now been filled

2022 2L Summer Student applications will be accepted through the viDesktop portal which will open on July 26, 2021 and close on September 1, 2021. Please note the application deadline may vary by law school. Students who wish to be considered for on-campus interviews must apply by the deadline date set by their school.

When applying, second year law school applicants can submit their cover letter, resume, transcripts of law school, undergraduate and graduate grades together with a list of anticipated upper year courses.

Interviews for summer positions will be conducted in accordance with the procedures and guidelines of the Vancouver Bar Association. Please refer to the Vancouver Bar Association’s website at for more information. Miller Thomson will provide accommodation on request through the recruitment selection and/or assessment process for applications with disabilities. If you require accommodations, please inform David Buxton-Forman at of the nature of accommodations that you may require, to ensure your equal participation.

Applicants may address their application materials to:

David Buxton-Forman
Director, Legal Talent
Miller Thomson LLP
Suite 400, 725 Granville Street
Vancouver, BC V7Y 1G5

Applications will not be accepted via e-mail. Only applications submitted through viDesktop will be considered.

2022 Summer Student Recruitment Dates:

  • Application Deadline: Wednesday, September 1, 2021 or by the deadline date set by your school
  • Intention to Call E-mails: 8:00 a.m. PT on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 to 8:00 p.m. PT on Wednesday, October 6, 2021
  • Interview Call Day: 8:00 a.m. PT on Thursday, October 7, 2021
  • Interview Week: Monday, October 25, 2021 to Wednesday, October 27, 2021
  • Offer Day: 8:00 a.m. PT on Thursday, October 28, 2021

Our students are available to answer your questions. You can find their profile and contact information on the Our Students page.

Vancouver – Articling Program

We recently made the decision to hire back all of our summer students.  Therefore, we will not be participating in the 2021-2022 or 2022-2023 articling student recruits.

We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause.