LSO endorses proposed Ryerson law school
Lisa Feldstein says the Law Society of Ontario should tackle the articling shortage before approving a new law school.

LSO endorses proposed Ryerson law school

As the Law Society of Ontario has endorsed a proposal to create a new law school at Ryerson University, some lawyers are questioning whether the province needs more law students at a time when there is a shortage of articling positions.


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Fall 2017
  • Mentors are a must

    All students need to find mentors to succeed, but for those without an established network, it is crucial. Navigating new territory is often confusing and stressful, especially when you’re doing it alone. But in the law, entering the profession doesn’t have to be so daunting for students and new junior associates with a mentor — someone who is more experienced in the field, who can share advice and wisdom with a protégé.
  • Sexism is not moot

    At first, Ria Guidone was floored when she was told to ‘seduce the court,’ but it helped open up a conversation about women in the profession.
  • The new disrupted normal

    Automation is poised to shake up the legal industry. How can students prepare for a shifting career landscape?


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