Associate Lawyer - Banking & Financial Services


At Gowling WLG, our dedication to excellence and quality service begins with our people. As a global law firm with offices across Canada, the U.K., Europe, the Middle East and Asia, we pride ourselves on sourcing and retaining top talent who bring energy, passion and commitment to the delivery of outstanding client service.

When it comes to diversity, we not only accept it — we celebrate it, support it and thrive on it. To create an engaging and rewarding place to work, we seek to attract talented people from a diverse range of backgrounds and cultures. Our aim is to help everyone reach their full potential and achieve their personal and professional goals.

Employee satisfaction is important to us. We work hard to ensure that our people are motivated, engaged and empowered. Our diverse group of legal professionals, law students, law clerks/paralegals, legal administrative assistants and business support staff work together as a team, and are respected and valued for their individual contributions.


Our Calgary office has an immediate opening for a talented, client-focused associate with 3 to 6 years of post-call experience in banking and financial services. 


The ideal candidate will have acted for both lenders and borrowers in a wide range of transactions in the financing space, with an emphasis on syndicated transactions. 

We are looking for a lawyer who values being part of a supportive and collegial team and can handle a complex workload.  You must work well with a team, while at the same time also be able to complete tasks independently.  


To apply, please submit your resume in confidence to Cristie Sutherland, Gowling WLG (Canada) LLP, 1600, 421 – 7 Avenue SW Calgary, AB  T2P 4K9,

Gowling WLG is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. We are committed to offering equal employment opportunities regardless of race or racial group, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability or gender identity. We foster an inclusive, equitable and accessible environment.

If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation at any time during the recruitment process, please let us know.

While we appreciate all applications received, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.