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Notice: Continuation of Statement of Principles debate

August 14, 2019 News Alert

A special meeting of Convocation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 11, 2019 to continue the consideration of the matter of the Statement of Principles and deal with other business.

Notice to public regarding fraudulent inheritance scheme

August 14, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society is alerting the public about a fraudulent inheritance scheme involving letters from people posing as lawyers.

Law Society expresses grave concerns regarding human rights violations against members of legal profession

July 15, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario expresses grave concerns regarding human rights violations against members of the legal profession across the globe.

Malcolm Mercer elected for second term as Treasurer of Law Society of Ontario

June 27, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario’s governing board today re-elected Malcolm Mercer as Treasurer for a second term. The Treasurer is the top-elected official of the Law Society, which regulates Ontario’s lawyers and paralegals in the public interest.

Law Society presents four honorary LLDs to four outstanding legal leaders at Toronto ceremonies June 25 and 26

June 26, 2019 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario presented Doctor of Laws(LLD) degrees, to four outstanding legal leaders at its June Call to the Bar ceremonies at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto on June 25 and 26: The Honourable Gloria Epstein, Professor Thulisile Madonsela, Earl A. Cherniak, Q.C.,and Professor Stephen Toope, O.C.

Events

June Convocation Webcast

June 27, 2019 Convocation

Convocation will be held on June 27 at 9:00  a.m. via webcast. View the agenda and materials.

Pride Month 2019

June 19, 2019 Open to the Public

Join the Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Law Section (SOGIC) of the Ontario Bar Association and the Law Society of Ontario for our annual program honouring Pride month.

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May Convocation Webcast

May 23, 2019 Convocation

Convocation will be held on May 23rd at 10 a.m. via webcast. View the agenda and materials.

2019 Law Society Awards

May 22, 2019

The 2019 Law Society Awards ceremony will be held on May 22, 2019, to honour 12 outstanding members of the legal profession.