Lawyer - Advocacy, Commercial Litigation

  • Gowling WLG
  • Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
  • Apr 15, 2019
Full time Lawyer (Private Practice)

Job Description


At Gowling WLG, our dedication to excellence and quality service begins with our people. As a global law firm with offices across Canada, the U.K., Europe, the Middle East and Asia, we pride ourselves on sourcing and retaining top talent who bring energy, passion and commitment to the delivery of outstanding client service.

When it comes to diversity, we not only accept it — we celebrate it, support it and thrive on it. To create an engaging and rewarding place to work, we seek to attract talented people from a diverse range of backgrounds and cultures. Our aim is to help everyone reach their full potential and achieve their personal and professional goals.

Employee satisfaction is important to us. We work hard to ensure that our people are motivated, engaged and empowered. Our diverse group of legal professionals, law students, law clerks/paralegals, legal administrative assistants and business support staff work together as a team, and are respected and valued for their individual contributions.


Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office is currently seeking an energetic, positive and motivated Commercial Litigation Lawyer to join its dynamic Advocacy Law group.



  • The successful candidate will, in addition to any other practice experience, have a minimum of three years of commercial litigation. Experience in condominium law, real estate law and/or estate law is preferred asset, but not necessarily required.
  • The successful candidate must be bilingual (English and French) with excellent writing and communication skills and be prepared to work in a fast-paced, team environment.

Interested candidates should forward their resumes, including academic records, in confidence via the career page on our website.

Gowling WLG is proud to offer equal employment opportunities.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know.

While we appreciate all applications received, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Practice Area(s)

Commercial Litigation Law


3+ years