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
UVic’s new joint degree program in Indigenous law will help future lawyers address vital questions, writes Tim Wilbur
In the August issue of Canadian Lawyer, you may notice some small changes, writes Tim Wilbur
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.
I had the pleasure of interviewing Gillian Hadfield, who recently rejoined the faculty of law at the University of Toronto after teaching in California.
Gillian Hadfield has no problem dealing with complexity
Ryan Teschner’s experience with chaotic events will serve him well leading the Toronto Police Services Board
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.
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.
The Canadian Bar Association passed a motion at its annual general meeting defining diversity after a multi-year consultation.