The summer experience is designed to provide incoming students with exposure to all of the practice areas we service and, as a result, summer students will have the opportunity to explore their interests and develop their skills in a number of practice areas.

McKenzie Lake hires two to four law students to participate in the summer experience, which runs from May through August.

2021 Summer Experience Timeline:

  • January 18th, 2021 –  Application packages due at McKenzie Lake by 5 p.m.
  • January 28th, 2021 –  Successful applicants will be contacted after 8:00 a.m. to schedule interviews.
  • February 8-10th, 2021   – Successful applicants will be contacted after 8:00 a.m. to schedule interviews
  • February 11th, 2021 – Offers will be made between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Please see the application process for further information.

What We Look For

We seek students with integrity, a keen desire to learn, and a passion and enthusiasm for law.


If you have any questions regarding the summer experience or application process, please contact Lisa Fraser by calling 519-672-5666.  If you are interested in joining our team, forward your application to

Meet Our 2021 Summer Students

Skylar Jordan Oldreive


Katrina McCallum


Chanele Rioux-McCormick


Hannah Robins


Olivia Pomajba