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CBA's incoming president extols value of mentorship

Tuesday, August 08, 2017 @ 7:00 AM | By Amanda Jerome

The impact of the Canadian Bar Association on a lawyer’s career is not lost on the association’s incoming president.

Kerry Simmons, incoming CBA president“I would not be practising law today if it were not for the CBA,” said Kerry Simmons, who will become CBA president in September. “It has been an organization where I have met like-minded people who care about bigger picture issues. … It has connected me with people who mentored me throughout my career and looked out for how I was doing. That’s...