At Appleton & Associates, lawyers and support staff alike work on diverse, challenging, and often ground-breaking legal issues. In addition to lawyers, our team includes finance, IT, human resources, office administration and litigation support professionals.

Our people are key to our success. We have a track record of recruiting a diverse range of talented and energetic individuals and helping them develop their potential. We foster an open culture with a focus on teamwork and a commitment to delivering high standards of service to our clients, as well as our colleagues. We strive towards a friendly atmosphere where people feel encouraged to express their opinion and enjoy working with their colleagues. We work hard. But we also believe that a sense of humour and perspective are vital.

We are an equal opportunity employer. The firm prohibits discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, colour, religion, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, or any other characteristic or condition protected by applicable law.

We occasionally have openings for lawyers and support staff. To apply, please email your CV/résumé and covering letter to:


At Appleton & Associates we strive to provide students a rich and rewarding learning experience and the foundation for a successful legal career in this specific area of the law. Students will be exposed to practical experience and in-depth understanding of the workings of international investor-state arbitration cases.

The Firm offers Articling opportunities to suitably qualified candidates from time to time. At this time however, Appleton & Associates is currently not recruiting for the 2018 articling term. We encourage interested applicants who have a strong academic background and interest in this area of the law to visit our website from time to time for updates on future opportunities that may become available. Applicants should send a copy of a cover letter, résumé, transcripts and a writing sample on a topic related to this area of the law.