young lawyers

  • YWL panel shares insight on in-house career path

    YWL panel shares insight on in-house career path

    Feb 28, 2019

    A panel of female in-house counsel discuss what professional life working in-house is like, from day-to-day life to salary to professional growth and more. The event was put on by Young Women in Law at Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP in Toronto on Feb. 26.

  • Flexibility, collaboration top of mind for millennial lawyers in work spaces

    Flexibility, collaboration top of mind for millennial lawyers in work spaces

    Jan 16, 2019

    Collaborative office spaces and flexible working arrangements aren’t just aspects associated with Silicon Valley tech startups anymore — they are features, along with also having a private office for independent work, that young lawyers desire, according to a recent report from the United States called What Millennial Attorneys Want.

  • For new lawyers: Skills I wish I learned earlier

    Aug 13, 2018

    It was only three years ago that I donned my legal gown for the first time. I knew that being called was only the start of my development as a lawyer and understood that many of the most useful lessons will be learned on the job.

  • Getting hired

    Getting hired

    Aug 13, 2018

    Law firms are looking for candidates with more than just stellar grades

  • Thornhill lawyer is Jeopardy! winner

    Thornhill lawyer is Jeopardy! winner

    Aug 8, 2018

    A Thornhill, Ont. lawyer says his experience as a litigator prepared him well for his adventure as a contestant on Jeopardy!. He appeared in two episodes of the game show.

  • The Access to Justice Opportunity

    Mar 19, 2018

    Access to justice is a challenge to the legal system and our society, but it is also a potential new market ready to keep many resourceful and efficient young lawyers

  • Quebec law group calling for quotas on bar admissions

    Feb 18, 2016