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I am an Ontario resident and I have recently been accepted to UNB Law. Does anyone know how the process works if i were to return to ON to work/article? I have a Lakehead acceptance as well, and I am torn between the two schools. Is it better to just study at an Ontario law school if i intend to practice there? 

Any feedback is much appreciated!

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I think the major difference is that ON firms do not perform OCIs at UNB. They (of course) accept applications from UNB students, but UNB students need to travel to Halifax/Dalhousie and attend OCIs there during Dal's OCI week if they get interviews. I'm not sure what the situation is at Lakehead. Generally speaking, the advice is go to school where you want to work, so Lakehead may be the right choice here, notwithstanding the fact that UNB is an older law school.

 

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