Alan Acton is a financial adviser in Ottawa and can be reached at email@example.com.
Column: Financial Adviser
Lee Akazaki is a bilingual civil litigator and a partner at Gilbertson Davis Emerson LLP, with a focus on commercial litigation, insurance and professional liability. A past-president of the Ontario Bar Association, he advocates for a fearless and independent bar and the advancement of women and equity-seeking groups. His blog, leeakazaki.com, is devoted to mentoring new lawyers. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and on Twitter @LeeAkazaki.
Column: The Accidental Mentor
Kirk M. Baert is is a partner at Koskie Minsky LLP in Toronto and a member of the firm’s Executive Committee. His practice focuses on plaintiff-side class actions. He can be reached at email@example.com.
Column: Class Acts
Column: Making Rain
Cheryl Foy is university secretary and general counsel at UOIT in Oshawa, Ontario and can be reached by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Column: Practising In-house
Ben Hanuka may be reached at email@example.com. Ben has been practising commercial litigation with an emphasis on franchise disputes since 1998. He is the principal of Law Works P.C., a small Toronto boutique firm founded in 2012, whose files are in the cloud and feet firmly on the ground.
Column: The Future Files
Fred Krebs, is a senior adviser to the Association of Corporate Counsel, a strategic adviser to Clearspire, and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law School. He served as president of ACC from 1991-2011. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and follow him on Twitter @FrederickJKrebs.
Column: In-house Coach
Danielle Lemon is a Vancouver-based technology and startup lawyer with Bacchus Law Corp. After practising with big firms in Canada and the U.K., Danielle struck out on her own in March 2011 to build a startup law practice from the ground up and has never looked back. She geeks out over all things IT, tech and social media-related. She blogs at www.danwithatwist.com, and tweets at @danilemonlaw and @danwithatwist. Danielle can also be reached at email@example.com.
Column: IT Girl
Rebecca Lockwood is in her second year at Osgoode Hall Law School, where she also volunteers as co-ordinator for Pro Bono Students Canada. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Column: Ab Initio
Stephen Mabey, CA is the managing director of Applied Strategies, Inc. He assists law firms by developing practical solutions for their business challenges. His articles on leadership, marketing, practice transitioning, and other topics have been published in legal publications throughout North America. For more information, visit appliedstrategies.ca or connect with Stephen on LinkedIn.
Column: Definitely Mabey
Jennifer Nees is a Toronto-based business immigration lawyer working with Egan LLP. She is also past-chairwoman of the Canadian chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association, and has served on the Executive of the Ontario Bar Association's Immigration and IT sections. She can be reached at Jennifer.Nees@ca.ey.com.
Column: The Immigration Line
Sonya Nigam is the executive director of the Human Rights Research and Education Centre at the University of Ottawa. She can be reached at email@example.com
Column: Human Rights . . . Here & There
David A. Paul, QC, is senior lawyer and mediator who practises at the boutique law firm Paul & Co. in downtown Kamloops, B.C. His firm’s web site is www.kamloopslaw.com and he can be reached at (250)828-9998.
Column: David Paul's Field Notes
Damian J. Penny, a native of Mt. Pearl, Nfld., is a family law practitioner with Bedford Law in Bedford, N.S. His blog can be found at www.damianpenny.com. He can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org and on Twitter @damianpenny.
Column: Law Library
Lindsay Scott is a second-year associate at litigation boutique Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP in Toronto. Lindsay’s column will focus on the early years of legal practice, and all that comes with it. She welcomes your feedback and can be reached at email@example.com.
Column: Trial by Fire
is a senior partner at Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP in Toronto. She has a varied advocacy practice including a broad range of complex commercial and shareholder litigation, professional liability cases, class actions and appellate advocacy. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Column: Trials & Tribulations
Tony Wilson is a franchise, licensing, and intellectual property lawyer at Boughton in Vancouver and an adjunct professor at Simon Fraser University. He is a regular business law columnist with The Globe and Mail and other publications. He is also the author of Manage Your Online Reputation, a book written to guide individuals and businesses on how to monitor and protect their personal and corporate reputations on social media. The views expressed are strictly those of Tony Wilson and do not reflect the opinions of the Law Society of British Columbia, CBABC, or their respective members.
Column: Letter from Law Law Land