The Advocates’ Society Medal is the highest expression of esteem that the Society conveys to one of its members. It is intended to honour those who have demonstrated clearly their pre-eminence as counsel and who are acknowledged unequivocally as leaders of the bar, who have been dedicated and active members of The Advocates’ Society, and who have made a significant contribution to the profession of law and to the well-being of the community at large.
Cyber breaches are on the rise. Attendees will learn how to protect their clients’ interests and their practice at this year’s Institute. Explored through the scenario of a law firm targeted by a cyber-attack, attendees will learn how to prepare for and respond to a breach. Presenters will provide best practices, expert guidance, and insight gained from their years of experience to help identify risks and effectively address them. Speakers will take a deep dive into issues like the applicable legal and regulatory framework, ethical challenges, protecting client privilege, and much more.… Read More
Now in its 11th year, this program is jointly sponsored by the Ontario Bar Association, the Law Society of Ontario and The Advocates’ Society. Bringing together leading experts to get attendees up to speed on the latest developments in eDiscovery and digital evidence this year’s program will focus on a case study involving a litigation matter between an individual litigant and a large corporation.
The stellar faculty will share perspectives of both sides to the litigation and highlight the key issues and challenges that the litigants will face as they navigate the eDiscovery process. … Read More
The theme of the live online symposium is Leading Culture Change in the Profession and provides a unique networking opportunity designed for women advocates. Attendees will receive candid advice and practical strategies for enhancing one’s life and practice as a litigator. Panel discussions and interactive breakout sessions will help attendees connect with colleagues and build strong support systems.
Finding your Voice and Building your Leadership Brand
Navigating and Leading Culture Change in the Workplace, the Courtroom, and the Community
Breaking Disruptive Habits: How to Leave Negative Culture Behind
Business Development Techniques for a Changing World: Mentoring Roundtable Discussion
Sharing Strategies for Leading Change: Mentoring Roundtable Discussion
For more information, including how to register, please visit The Advocates’ Society web site.… Read More