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Tuesday, March 02, 2021 @ 9:19 AM

New real estate senior counsel for Pallett Valo

Pallett Valo LLP welcomed senior counsel Alan Kay as a member of its commercial real estate department and leasing group. ... [read more]

Monday, March 01, 2021 @ 1:52 PM

IP firm Smart & Biggar adds associate

Smart & Biggar announced that Julia Schur has joined the intellectual property firm’s Montreal office as an associate.  ... [read more]

Monday, March 01, 2021 @ 1:51 PM

Alexander Holburn adds corporate/commercial associate counsel

Alexander Holburn announced that Alana M. Dale-Johnson has joined the Vancouver firm’s corporate/commercial group as associate counsel. ... [read more]

Friday, February 26, 2021 @ 3:19 PM

Langlois names new head of litigation group

Langlois Lawyers announced that Sean Griffin, a partner and member of the board of directors, has been named head of the firm’s litigation group. He succeeds Bernard Jolin, who was recently appointed to the Quebec Superior Court for the District of Montreal. ... [read more]

Friday, February 26, 2021 @ 3:18 PM

Davies adds new Montreal dispute resolution partner

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg welcomed Corey Omer as a partner in the dispute resolution group of its Montreal office. ... [read more]

Friday, February 26, 2021 @ 3:16 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, February 25, 2021 @ 12:17 PM

Osgoode Hall announces COVID-19 student relief plan

In a gesture of support for its juris doctor (J.D.) students who are experiencing financial hardship due to COVID-19, Osgoode Hall Law School of York University has announced that it will commit $1 million to $1.5 million to assist those students over the next 18 months. ... [read more]

Thursday, February 25, 2021 @ 12:15 PM

Dentons appoints Calgary partner as national, global sector lead for Canada

Dentons announced that it has appointed partner George Antonopoulos as national and global energy sector lead for Canada. ... [read more]

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 @ 3:05 PM

New wills and estates, corporate lawyer for Devry Smith Frank

Devry Smith Frank LLP (DSF) welcomed Esther Abecassis, a new wills and estates and corporate lawyer who is joining the Toronto office. ... [read more]

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 @ 3:03 PM

LSO to honour homelessness activist with doctor of laws at Convocation

At the Feb. 25 Convocation, the Law Society of Ontario (LSO) announced that it will present a degree of doctor of laws, honoris causa (LLD) to nurse, educator, homelessness activist, filmmaker and author Cathy Crowe. ... [read more]