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OBA Awards Gala set for April 26

Thursday, March 30, 2017 @ 1:06 PM | By John Chunn

The OBA Annual Awards Gala is less than a month away, at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 26 at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events in downtown Toronto.

These outstanding members of the profession have made exceptional contributions to the practice of law in Ontario and to the Ontario Bar Association:

OBA President’s Award
Sarah Clarke, Sébastien Grammond, Anne Levesque and David Taylor will be honoured for their pro bono work on behalf of the First Nations Child and Family Caring Society.

OBA Award for Distinguished Service 
Christopher Arthur W. Bentley,  Ryerson Law Practice Program;
Craig Carter, Fasken Martineau; Orlando Da Silva, Ministry of the Attorney General.

OBA’s Heather McArthur Memorial Young Lawyer’s Award
Paul Jonathan Saguil, TD Financial Group.

OBA’s David Scott, Q.C., Award for Pro Bono Law
C. Katie Black, Judicial affairs adviser to Jody Wilson-Raybould, minister of Justice and attorney general of Canada.

More information here.