Our office is always on the lookout for ambitious and hard-working students who have an interest in being part of our team. As a student at Cheadles, you will be given an opportunity to work with our dynamic lawyers in a wide variety of practice areas.
Cheadles aims to create a positive and rewarding experience for all of our students. Whether you’re a summer student, law student, or an articling student, we want to hear from you!
To apply for an articling position, please send an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae, a copy of your most recent law school transcript, and a cover letter telling us about yourself to:
715 Hewitson Street, Suite 2000
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6B5
If you’re applying for an articling, summer student, IPC or LPP position, bring your application package to the attention of Jordan Lester.
Keri Gillespie joined Cheadles LLP as a summer student in June 2023. She has completed her second year of law school at the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law and is interested in civil litigation.
Keri holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Criminology and Sociology from Western University, where she graduated with distinction. Keri continued her education at Fanshawe College where she completed the Paralegal Graduate Certificate and obtained her Paralegal P1 License in 2020 before pursuing law school.
Keri was born and raised in Thunder Bay, enjoying life in the country and summers at camp. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, windsurfing, listening to podcasts and making resin art. Keri also spends her time volunteering with animal rescue organizations by donating art and fostering animals.
Keri is excited to learn from the experienced lawyers and staff at Cheadles LLP.
Frederic Diebel joined Cheadles LLP as a summer student in May 2023. Frederic was born in raised in Nairn Centre, Ontario. He moved to Thunder Bay to attend law school and is in his third year at the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law. Frederic holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a concentration in Canadian politics from Carleton University. Frederic has particular interests in civil litigation, municipal law, and family law.
Frederic was elected to his hometown council as Deputy Mayor in 2018. He was later appointed to Mayor making him one of the youngest Mayors in Canada. His term ended in 2022.
In his free time, Frederic enjoys spending time with family and friends and cheering on the Toronto Blue Jays.
Frederic is excited to learn from the experienced lawyers and staff at Cheadles LLP.
Please feel free to let us know. We will get back to you.