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Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 12:31 PM

Blaney McMurtry bolsters team with addition of eight associates

Blaney McMurtry LLP announced that Benjamin Burgar, Jonathan Fillipone, Dena Givari, Zoe Hontoulas, Shayan Kamalie, Jonathan Mor, Anthony Gatensby and Harrison Nemirov have joined the Toronto firm as associates. ... [read more]

Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 12:26 PM

Ottawa appoints three judges to Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench

The government of Canada on Oct. 9 announced the appointment of three judges for the province of Manitoba. ... [read more]

Monday, October 15, 2018 @ 12:20 PM

Judge appointed to B.C. Supreme Court

The Department of Justice announced that Veronica Jackson, senior counsel at the Ministry of the Attorney General of British Columbia, has appointed a judge of the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Vancouver. ... [read more]

Friday, October 12, 2018 @ 2:40 PM

The Friday Brief: Managing Editor’s must-read items from this week The Friday Brief

Here are my picks for the top stories we published this week. ... [read more]

Friday, October 12, 2018 @ 1:43 PM

Bennett Jones partner Leon named president of American College of Trial Lawyers

The American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL), one of the premier professional organizations comprised of pre-eminent trial lawyers from the U.S. and Canada, has installed Jeffrey S. Leon, a partner with Bennett Jones LLP in Toronto, as its 69th president to lead the college during the coming year. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 @ 12:46 PM

Gowling WLG Canada launches mental health initiative

Gowling WLG Canada marked World Mental Health Day on Oct. 10 by announcing the launch of a mental health strategy aimed at improving the well-being of its personnel across the firm. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 @ 12:31 PM

Litigation boutique Waddell Phillips adds two associates

Waddell Phillips announced that Prashanth Chandrapal and W. Cory Wanless have joined the firm as associates. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 10, 2018 @ 12:08 PM

Two former students return to Paliare Roland as associates

Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein announced that associates Hailey Bruckner and Charlotté Calon have joined the firm. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 09, 2018 @ 2:28 PM

LexisNexis Canada’s new CEO Wright focuses on unique needs of Canadian legal market

LexisNexis Canada has announced the appointment of Eric Wright to the position of Chief Executive Officer. In this role, he will lead LexisNexis Canada in “Advancing What’s Possible” in the practice of law by continuing to evolve its decision and analytics tools. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 09, 2018 @ 2:18 PM

Wildeboer wins York University’s Hennick Medal

The Jay and Barbara Hennick Centre for Business and Law at York University’s Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business announced that Rob Wildeboer, executive chairman and co-founder of Martinrea International Inc., is the recipient of the 2017 Hennick Medal for Career Achievement.   ... [read more]