Tim Wilbur

Tim Wilbur

Tim Wilbur is a senior editor and licensed lawyer with over fourteen years of experience in the publishing industry. He is responsible for the editorial direction of Canadian Lawyer magazine,
InHouse and Law TimesEmail him here.

Solutions originating in the legal department

Solutions originating in the legal department

In-house counsel are often pointing out the delicate balance they must strike between being solution oriented and being a legal advisor, says Tim Wilbur

Indigenous law forces lawyers to consider new standards of legitimacy

Indigenous law forces lawyers to consider new standards of legitimacy

UVic’s new joint degree program in Indigenous law will help future lawyers address vital questions, writes Tim Wilbur

Maintaining the best traditions and changing the rest

In the August issue of Canadian Lawyer, you may notice some small changes, writes Tim Wilbur

Canadian global leadership on data protection

For this issue, we made an unusual decision. Vivek Narayanadas, the lawyer we featured on our cover, is not a Canadian lawyer. He went to law school in the United States and works there still.

It’s not about you

I had the pleasure of interviewing Gillian Hadfield, who recently rejoined the faculty of law at the University of Toronto after teaching in California.

Designing complex systems

Designing complex systems

Gillian Hadfield has no problem dealing with complexity

Opportunity in uncertainty

Opportunity in uncertainty

Ryan Teschner’s experience with chaotic events will serve him well leading the Toronto Police Services Board

New ways to learn

Reading case law is such a big part of legal education but many lawyers advise on issues that have never been litigated. Our cover story on food law is such an example.

Public servants in the spotlight

When people ask me who my typical reader at Canadian Lawyer is, my response is that the name says it all. We write about and for all kinds of lawyers in Canada, in all parts of the country.

CBA passes motion defining diversity at AGM

CBA passes motion defining diversity at AGM

The Canadian Bar Association passed a motion at its annual general meeting defining diversity after a multi-year consultation.