Students

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:

Cheadles LLP
715 Hewitson Street, Suite 2000
Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6B5
Email: students@cheadles.com

If you’re applying for an articling, summer student, IPC or LPP position, bring your application package to the attention of Jordan Lester.



Tisha Hasan

Tisha Hasan

Tisha Hasan joined Cheadles LLP as a summer student in May 2020. She has completed her second year of law school at the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law and is now entering her third year. Tisha will complete her Integrated Practice Curriculum placement at the firm in the winter of 2021.

Tisha holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto double majoring in Criminology and Equity studies with a focus on disability and a minor in Woman and Gender.

Originally from Toronto, Tisha moved to Thunder Bay to pursue her interests in equity and social justice. Her passion is to advocate for marginalized groups and for individuals who are unable to advocate for themselves.

Tisha is also a passionate advocate of inclusion, community capacity building and promotion of individuals with disabilities. She is a volunteer with the Down Syndrome Association of Toronto and runs monthly programs for adults with intellectual disabilities.

Tisha is an amateur foody and enjoys cooking, reading, playing board games and spending time with family and friends.

Karson Blackwood

Karson Blackwood

Karson Blackwood joined Cheadles LLP as a summer student in May 2020 after completing his second year of law school at the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law. He will complete his Integrated Practice Curriculum at the firm in the fall of 2020.

Karson is a graduate of Lakehead University. He completed an Honours Bachelor of Commerce Degree majoring in Human Resources and Industrial Relations. Karson has spent the past 3 summers working in the city of Thunder Bay Human Resources Department. Through his education and employment, he has developed an interest in Corporate Law, Labour and Employment Law and Civil Litigation.

Karson was raised in the small town of Terrace Bay, Ontario. In his spare time, he likes to get outdoors to go snowboarding, surfing and golfing. Karson has a passion for travel and exploration but his roots are firmly established in Northwestern Ontario. He is eager to begin practicing law in the Thunder Bay Region.