on October 27, 2014
Unlike my arrival at Ludlow Hall last year when I knew nobody, upon my return in September, I was welcomed back by familiar faces. The overwhelming experience of meeting all new people in 1L meant transfer students were invisible to me. Everyone was new.
on October 27, 2014
How much weight should a law student’s grades be given? Does a student’s sub-par academic performance automatically mean they would be a sub-par lawyer? Are exams a fair way to measure professional competency? How much consideration should each individual’s backstory be given?
on October 20, 2014
Delivering the keynote address at the University of Toronto’s Victoria University’s Charter Day Convocation, Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin kept her remarks focused squarely on equality, and the importance of obtaining more equal gender representation in “societal and democratic governance.”
Fall 2014, Volume 9 • Issue 2
Written by Jennifer BrownIssue: Fall 2014After a few weeks of law school Frances Mahon boldly went to professor Alan Young’s office at Osgoode Hall Law…
Written by Michael McKiernanIssue: Fall 2014No matter what your undergraduate specialty was, law school is a different beast altogether. So what do you need to…
Written by Mallory HendryIssue: Fall 2014Assistant editor Mallory Hendry caught up with the University of Alberta’s new law dean Paul Paton soon after he officially…
Written by Yamri TaddeseIssue: Fall 2014Entrepreneurship is a catchword in the practice of law these days, but it’s also a skill you could use when…
Written by Ted FlettIssue: Fall 2014Randy Campbell sits at the front of the class, usually without neighbours. “I like to feel like it’s just me…
Written by Arshy MannIssue: Fall 2014Harry Arthurs knows a thing or two about legal education. The 79-year-old has been a fixture of Canada’s legal community…
Written by Mallory HendryIssue: Fall 2014Practising in class actions, in Windsor, Ont., government, in Edmonton
Written by Veronica YeungIssue: Fall 2014My costumes are inspired by an interest in classical Japanese ghost folklore and my studies in law and social justice…
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Written by Gail J. CohenIssue: Fall 2014Ontario’s new law practice program has taken flight providing budding lawyers with the opportunity to get their licence to practise…
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RT @CLInHouse: BMO EVP GC Simon Fish & DuPont Canada GC Ernest Tuckett named directors to Association of Corporate Counsel for 3-yr term. #…
Peter Feldberg to become @FaskenMartineau Firm Managing Partner as of Feb. 1 succeeding David Corbett.
In-house Coach column: Work-life balance is better in-house but challenges remain http://t.co/fa9MU6eZ1L
The Canadian Lawyer Daily is out! http://t.co/l5grHQ68yB Stories via @shandro @CorpCounsel @CanLawMag
Charles Hurdon of Ottawa takes on managing partner role at Norton Rose Fulbright Canada as of Jan 1, 2015. Replaces John Coleman @NLegal_CA