Associate – Estates & Trusts

Our Estate and Trust Group seeks a mid-level litigation associate to join our established group.  The candidate will have estate and trust litigation experience, and be able to run files on their own as well as work with senior counsel on more complex cases.  We are looking for a motivated team player with the ability to take a practical and effective approach to our clients’ complicated matters.

We are looking for the following attributes and experience:

  • strong knowledge of estate and trust law;
  • strong advocacy skills, both written and oral;
  • well-developed communication skills;
  • the proven ability to exercise sound judgment, discretion, and confidentiality;
  • entrepreneurial spirit with ambition to build a long-term practice at Clark Wilson LLP; and
  • the ability to work both independently and as part of a collegial team.


Clark Wilson is a thriving regional law firm that provides an excellent platform for business-minded professionals. We are consistently recognized by Canadian Lawyer as one of Western Canada’s top 10 regional firms, and we were recently certified as a Great Place to Work by Great Place to Work® Institute Canada. Our firm is comprised of more than 90 highly accomplished lawyers and 150 support staff. We are proud that our team includes a diverse range of backgrounds and experience, with a common dedication to responsive, thoughtful, and comprehensive client service. Our clients count on us to achieve results and provide value quickly and efficiently.   Our employees are instrumental in helping us to achieve these results. If you would like to be part of our team and are hardworking and goal driven – we want to hear from you!

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Please visit our website at to find out more about Clark Wilson. You can apply for this position through the careers section of our website or by emailing your resume to Sherri Fostvelt, Director of Human Resources at

Clark Wilson is an equal opportunity employer and offers competitive compensation and a positive team working environment. We thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only those persons selected for an interview will be contacted.