May 24, 2016
Seated on my return flight from Fredericton to Toronto, I thumb through my freshly printed yearbook. Chronicling the adventures of the 2015-16 academic year, the pages evoke nostalgia.
May 23, 2016
Someone told me Sunday, May 15, was for Christians, the feast of Pentecost.
May 23, 2016
As the energy sector braces for a “lower for longer” oil price environment, companies like Shell are looking for ways to find efficiencies and cut external legal costs.
May 2016 • Volume 40, Issue 5
Written by Yamri TaddeseIssue Date: May 2016Litigation boutiques once thrived on the work big law firms couldn’t keep for conflict of interest reasons, but today, specialized…
- Subtitle Top 10 Litigation Boutiques
Written by Shannon KariIssue Date: May 2016In an overview of the law of sexual assault and the need both to encourage reporting of this crime and…
- Subtitle Cover Story
Written by Yamri TaddeseIssue Date: May 2016For the first time this year, Canadian Lawyer conducted a survey of Canada’s top 10 corporate law boutiques. The top…
- Subtitle Top 10 Corporate Law Boutiques
Written by Richard FootIssue Date: May 2016In 2012, less than two years into his fledgling career as a criminal defence lawyer, Lyle Howe found himself in…
- Subtitle Legal Report: Criminal & Forensics
Written by Janet GuttsmanIssue Date: May 2016Grace McDonald was planning a short break from the pressure cooker of corporate and securities law when she signed up to climb a 6,000-metre Nepalese mountain in 2010, a trip that would let her tick Everest Base Camp off her bucket list and help her recover from the burnout triggered…
Written by Jim MiddlemissIssue Date: May 2016Peter Lukasiewicz has seen the inside of many law firm mergers during his long career at what is now Gowling WLG. In the late 1990s and early 2000s, Gowling joined forces with five law firms, including Lafleur Brown in Montreal, Montpellier McKeen in Vancouver, Code Hunter and Ballem MacInnes, both…
Written by Gail J. CohenIssue Date: May 2016Anti-feminist. Unethical. Traitor to her gender. These are just a few of the epithets slung at criminal lawyer Marie Henein during and in the wake of the Jian Ghomeshi sex assault trial. Her choice of shoes, not to mention their cost, also came under fire. As did her hair and…
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