Front row, left to right: Marie Henein, LSM; Thora H. Espinet, Lincoln Alexander Award; Gary Yee, LSM; Breese Davies, Laura Legge Award; Law Society Treasurer Paul Schabas; Sarah E. Colquhoun, LSM; Dena D. Castro, William J. Simpson Distinguished Paralegal Award; and Joanna Radbord, LSM. Back row, left to right: Grace Alcaide Janicas, J. Shirley Denison […]
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Ontario’s newest paralegals were formally welcomed to the legal community Nov. 19, with a Reception at Osgoode Hall. While poor driving conditions reduced the number of attendees from the expected 220, Convocation Hall was alive with networking and professional discussions. Last night’s event was the first Welcome Reception for Janet Minor as Treasurer. In her […]
From parental leave, to saying no, and finding one’s true voice — female licensees face unique issues, compared to our male counterparts. About 200 people attended Justicia Symposium 2014, May 28, to learn and share ideas related to the particular challenges of women lawyers and paralegals. The annual event also marked the public launch of […]
Love a good ghost story almost as much as you love law? Osgoode Hall is among dozens of Toronto sites with a secret, spooky past, included in Doors Open Toronto this coming weekend. The annual event’s theme for 2014 is: “Secrets and Spirits… Exploring the Mysteries Behind the Door.” Close to 80 locations feature secret […]