Practice management

Roundup of law firm hires, promotions, departures: Aug. 2, 2021 update

Roundup of law firm hires, promotions, departures: Aug. 2, 2021 update

Firms making announcements include Bennett Jones, Cassels, Gowlings, Lawson Lundell, McMillan

Why is pro bono work important?

Why is pro bono work important?

Lawyers have stepped up during pandemic, but volunteer organizations need twice as much help

Sponsorship, work allocation part of leadership pipeline for women, those from diverse backgrounds

Sponsorship, work allocation part of leadership pipeline for women, those from diverse backgrounds

Norton Rose’s chief people officer says first years crucial in developing legal, leadership skills

Quebec-based DS Lawyers merges with Calgary’s Burstall LLP

Quebec-based DS Lawyers merges with Calgary’s Burstall LLP

A long-time working relationship has deepened as the two entities combine

How law firms can stay competitive

How law firms can stay competitive

The world of in-person meetings is coming back, but law firm economics have changed irreconcilably

Bennett Jones’ Radha Curpen set herself on a path to distinguish herself in environmental law, ESG

Bennett Jones’ Radha Curpen set herself on a path to distinguish herself in environmental law, ESG

Vancouver-based lawyer saw the need for environmental specialization 30 years ago