Careers at CGSJ

Campbell Gunn Seib Jones is inviting applications for the position of Associate Lawyer.

Our reputation for excellence in practice, outstanding client service, and a commitment to the profession is widely regarded within and outside of Manitoba. The firm maintains offices in Winnipeg, MB and Kenora, ON.

CGSJ handles serious criminal cases such as murder, complex conspiracy/ wiretap drug charges, sexual assaults, property and firearm offences, including many high profile cases. The partners are also frequently retained to provide legal opinions on charges, provide advice to corporations in criminal or statutory investigations, and advise or assist on professional administrative matters.

The partners are active in mentoring law students and young lawyers and encourage involvement in professional education activities such as MBA/ CBA. The commitment and contribution to the profession is valued and encouraged by all counsel at the firm.

The culture at CGSJ promotes an interesting and collaborative work environment. We offer the support of experienced administrative staff, as well as a competitive compensation package.

Successful candidates will have experience in criminal law practice (defence or crown) and possess the following:


  • An ability to be called to the Bar in Manitoba and/or Ontario
  • Oral advocacy or trial experience
  • Legal analysis
  • Excellent legal research and writing skills
  • Appellate advocacy experience an asset
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • A strong work ethic and self-motivation
  • A high level of organization

Please submit a cover letter, resume, list of references, and sample of written work (if available).


While we appreciate receiving all applications, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications will be held in strict confidence

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