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Wednesday, May 12, 2021 @ 3:15 PM

Gowling partner wins OBA health law award

Gowling WLG announced that Ottawa-based partner Domenic Crolla is the recipient of the 2021 Ontario Bar Association (OBA) Susan Hilary Davidson Memorial Award for Excellence in Health Law, presented by the OBA’s Health Law Section. ... [read more]

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 @ 11:08 AM

New wills and estates partner for Fasken in B.C.

Fasken has added to its team in Surrey, B.C., with the addition of partner Elyssa L. Lockhart, who specializes in trusts, wills, estates and charities law.  ... [read more]

Tuesday, May 11, 2021 @ 11:07 AM

New associate for Dutton Brock

Dutton Brock LLP welcomed Gurpreet Farmaha to the Toronto insurance litigation firm as an associate. ... [read more]

Monday, May 10, 2021 @ 12:23 PM

DLA Piper, women’s group seek to boost diversity, inclusion in power industry

As part of its diversity and inclusiveness (D&I) initiatives, DLA Piper Canada announced it has teamed up with Women+Power, an organization dedicated to creating a ‎more diverse and inclusive power industry, and to provide opportunities to connect with, support, inspire and recognize each other to empower women to achieve their full potential both professionally and personally. ... [read more]

Monday, May 10, 2021 @ 12:21 PM

New senior regional judge appointed to Ontario Court of Justice

The Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General announced the appointment of a new regional senior justice to the Ontario Court of Justice. ... [read more]

Friday, May 07, 2021 @ 4:45 PM

Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer adds two lawyers, director of professional development

Burnet Duckworth & Palmer (BD&P) welcomed two new litigation associates, Carly Baker and Daria Pankratyeva. Both completed their J.D.s at the University of Alberta and were called to the Alberta bar in 2020. ... [read more]

Friday, May 07, 2021 @ 4:44 PM

Thomson Rogers adds associate

Thomson Rogers announced that Daniel Klein has joined the firm as an associate. According to the firm’s news release, Klein will be working with David MacDonald and Matthew Sutton in the personal injury advocacy group. ... [read more]

Friday, May 07, 2021 @ 4:34 PM

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

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

Thursday, May 06, 2021 @ 4:02 PM

Torys partner receives volunteer award from Ryerson University

Torys announced that the chair of its pensions and employment practice, Mitch Frazer, has received Ryerson University’s G. Raymond Chang Outstanding Volunteer Award. ... [read more]

Thursday, May 06, 2021 @ 4:01 PM

Fasken adds litigation partner to Montreal office

Fasken announced that Alexander Bayus has joined the firm as partner in the litigation and dispute resolution practice group in the Montreal office. ... [read more]