Focus On



Friday, October 25, 2019 @ 12:46 PM

Former dean, former chief justice of Ontario Superior Court share Justice Medal

The Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice (CIAJ) announced that the 2019 Justice Medal was awarded jointly to John McCamus, professor emeritus and former dean of Osgoode Hall Law School, and affiliated scholar at Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP, and to Patrick J. LeSage, former chief justice of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 24, 2019 @ 1:20 PM

Allison Lepp joins Harper Grey

Harper Grey welcomes Allison Lepp as a contract lawyer to their Health Law Group. ... [read more]

Thursday, October 24, 2019 @ 1:14 PM

Litigation team to join Pink Larkin

Chris Robinson, Kevin Gibson and Michael Blades are joining boutique litigation and labour and employment law firm Pink Larkin. ... [read more]

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 @ 11:42 AM

Torys partner named fellow of American College of Trial Lawyers

Torys announced that partner Linda Plumpton has become a fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers (ACTL), one of the premier legal associations in North America. According to the ACTL website, this invitation is only extended to “those who have mastered the art of advocacy and whose professional careers have been marked by the highest standards of ethical conduct, professionalism, civility and collegiality.” ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 @ 10:56 AM

Hicks Morley grows Toronto office with three appointments

Hicks Morley has welcomed three new associates to the firm’s Toronto office. ... [read more]

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 @ 10:54 AM

LAO seeking nominations for Sidney B. Linden Award

Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) announced that it is seeking nominations for the Sidney B. Linden Award. The deadline for submission is Nov. 15, at 5 p.m. ... [read more]

Monday, October 21, 2019 @ 9:54 AM

Torys elects Cockburn as new managing partner for 2020

Torys announced that Matt Cockburn has been elected by the firm’s partnership to succeed Les Viner as managing partner effective April 1, 2020. ... [read more]

Monday, October 21, 2019 @ 9:51 AM

Roper Greyell adds associate

Roper Greyell LLP announced that Natalie Cuthill has joined the Vancouver firm as an associate. ... [read more]

Friday, October 18, 2019 @ 2:51 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 18, 2019 @ 1:25 PM

Four new associates join Stewart McKelvey team

Stewart McKelvey announced that having passed their respective province’s bar, associates Kara Harrington and Matthew Jacobs have joined the firm’s team in St. John’s, N.L., while associates Jennifer Thompson and Brendan Sheridan have joined the firm’s Halifax group. ... [read more]