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Bencher Election 2019

October 15, 2018

The next Law Society bencher election on April 30, 2019 marks the first time that lawyer and paralegal benchers will be elected simultaneously in Ontario.

Law Society opens nominations for 2019 Bencher election

October 15, 2018 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario today opened the candidate nominations process for the 2019 Bencher election, which takes place on April 30, 2019. This election marks the first time that lawyer and paralegal Benchers will be elected simultaneously in Ontario.

Law Society launches public awareness campaign to enhance accessibility and understanding

October 01, 2018 News Alert

The Law Society of Ontario today kicked off a province-wide public awareness campaign, to generate greater understanding of what the Law Society does and how members of the public can access the right legal services when they need them.

Renowned Indigenous leader receives honorary LLD from Law Society of Ontario

September 28, 2018

The Law Society of Ontario presented a degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa (LLD), to the Honorable Senator Murray Sinclair at its Call to the Bar ceremony on September 28, 2018 at Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto.

September Convocation Update, Webcast and Reports

September 27, 2018

Convocation was held on September 27, 2018. Read Convocation Update and view the webcast archive.

Events

Take Our Kids to Work at Osgoode Hall 2018

November 14, 2018 Open to the Public

This interactive program will provide Grade 9 students with an overview of the steps to becoming a lawyer or a paralegal.

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Remembrance Day Service 2018

November 08, 2018 Open to the Public

Remembrance Day Service at the Law Society

Diversity and inclusion in the Francophone legal community: where do we stand?

November 07, 2018 Open to the Public

On November 7, join the Law Society of Ontario and Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario (AJEFO) for a discussion followed by a reception. 

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Crisis in Cameroon

October 25, 2018 Open to the Public

A discussion with Barrister Felix Nkongho about the humanitarian crisis resulting from the persecution of the Anglophone minority population of Cameroon.

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Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration 2018

October 23, 2018 Open to the Public

On October 23, 2018, join the Law Society of Ontario and the Canadian Hispanic Bar Association for an event celebrating this special occasion.

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