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External Appointments

March 19, 2021

As part of its mandate, the Law Society recommends and makes appointments to a variety of boards, councils and committees. A number of appontments were recently made.   

Prominent human rights lawyer to receive Law Society’s Human Rights Award

March 11, 2021 News Releases

Prominent human rights lawyer, outstanding academic and exceptional international legal advocate Payam Akhavan is the recipient of the Law Society of Ontario’s Human Rights Award. A virtual event will take place in June.

Law Society announces 2021 award recipients

March 10, 2021 News Releases

Members of Ontario's legal professions will be recognized for their outstanding career achievements and contributions to their communities at the annual Law Society Awards ceremony, which will be held virtually, on May 26, 2021.

February Convocation News

February 25, 2021 Convocation News

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Law Society presents honorary LLD to Street Nurse Cathy Crowe

February 23, 2021 News ReleasesMedia Advisories

At the February 25 Convocation meeting the Law Society of Ontario will present a degree of Doctor of Laws, honoris causa (LLD) to nurse, educator, homelessness activist, filmmaker and author Cathy Crowe.


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