Private Practice

Technology Lawyer - 2+ years experience

May 13, 2019

Are you looking for an alternative and modern approach to the practice of law? Are you interested in helping Canada’s leading emerging and high growth technology companies navigate and secure their commercial relationships? Then look no further than this exciting staff lawyer opportunity with Osler’s thriving Technology Group.

The successful candidate in this unique role will review, draft, and negotiate commercial agreements in the technology space. The successful candidate will learn how to identify and address legal issues affecting companies selling technology products or services, including providing service to Osler’s cutting edge clients providing software-as-a-service platforms, ehealth applications, artificial intelligence, quantum computing, e-commerce marketplaces and blockchain-based technologies.

Our ideal candidate will be located in our Ottawa or Toronto office working under the guidance and direction of lawyers in our Technology Group and OslerWorks. The successful candidate will have:

  • at least 2 years of commercial / contract related experience, called to the Ontario bar
  • a keen interest in serving Canada’s vibrant technology sector
  • proven experience completing projects in a team and implementing processes
  • proficiency using technology and leading change in the legal profession
  • in-house and technology sector experience an asset
  • bilingual an asset


Consistently ranked as one of Canada’s leading business law firms by clients and leading independent reviews, Osler offers you the benefit of working with more than 400 of the best legal minds in the country and the opportunity to develop your skills in a high-growth area.

If you have strong interpersonal and communication skills, the ability to work in a fast paced innovative environment and would like to join our growing team, please reply in confidence with a cover letter, detailed résumé and academic transcripts to:


Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Osler is a leading law firm with a singular focus – our clients’ business. From Toronto, Montréal, Calgary, Ottawa, Vancouver and New York, we advise our Canadian, U.S. and international clients on an array of domestic and cross-border legal issues. Our collaborative “one firm” approach draws on the expertise of over 400 lawyers to provide responsive, proactive and practical legal solutions driven by your clients’ business needs. For over 150 years, we’ve built a reputation for solving problems, removing obstacles, and providing the answers our clients need, when they need them. It’s law that works.

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Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP


Ottawa or Toronto

Size of Company

200 + people

Area of Practice


Experience Required

2+ years