- Oct 1, 2018
Unlike most undergraduate programs, a JD prepares you for a specific career. Whether you litigate or focus on transactional cases, whether you work in Vancouver or in Vaudreuil, you’re training to practise the law. But how do you know what best prepares you for practice?
- Sep 24, 2018
Law school is an incredible adventure. It can also be overwhelming. Luckily, there are thousands of people who have made it through.
Aug 29, 2018
A aspiring Quebec law student who took both a university and the provincial universities’ forum to court after he was refused admission to a law faculty has lost his case.
- Aug 20, 2018
There are some simple things we can all do to make back-to-school season easier, from setting a budget to figuring out law school attire.
Aug 13, 2018
Earlier this year, when benchers of the Law Society of Ontario had to vote on whether graduates of Ryerson University’s proposed law school should be allowed to apply to practise in Ontario following their call to the bar, there were few naysayers.
Aug 13, 2018
Law firms are looking for candidates with more than just stellar grades
Aug 7, 2018
Ballooning law school tuition means more graduates are stuck in a cycle of debt
Aug 6, 2018
Ryerson University’s new law school is on pace to open in 2020, and with its opening, issues affecting aspiring lawyers have come to the forefront.
Jul 16, 2018
Law schools that want to promote political viewpoints are misled about their purpose.
- Jul 3, 2018
- Jun 4, 2018
Recently, I had the honour of being invited to take part in and speak at a celebration of the life of Wylie Spicer.
- May 7, 2018
It’s that time of year again. Hireback season is upon the legal profession!
- Apr 23, 2018
Rejoice, 3Ls! Exams are coming to a close and it is time to pop the champagne! You survived law school!
- Apr 16, 2018
Spring — the season where many third-year law students scramble to find an articling position before the semester expires.
- Apr 16, 2018
We are the sum of our experiences, for better or worse. This becomes clearer as you enter the world of employment.
- Apr 9, 2018
We are the sum of our experiences, for better or worse.
Feb 26, 2018
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.
Feb 7, 2018
The Law Commission of Ontario is seeking applications from law students for its summer 2018 research program.
- Feb 7, 2018
Law students say they are committed to fighting racism after the recent vandalism of two posters at Osgoode Hall Law School commemorating Black History Month.
Jan 17, 2018
At least 150 lawyers and law students braved the snow last night to hear a panel of eminent jurists discuss the future of legal education, at McGill University’s Faculty of Law.