Young Lawyers Division - Central: Summer Social & AGM

  • June 05, 2014

The OBA’s YLD – Central members enjoyed an exciting evening of networking, food and drink at the stylish Troika Vodka Boutique in Toronto. The social attracted close to 100 guests and also served as the section’s Annual General Meeting where new executive members were introduced and welcomed.

The OBA Foreign Conference 2014 - Islands of Polynesia

  • June 04, 2014

This year the OBA Foreign Conference took place in the Islands of Polynesia. For two weeks in March, participants meet with lawyers and judges in the major centres and on board the ship. Discussing on areas of current interest in Ontario practice and learning more about the legal systems on these islands.

AMS/John Hodgson Award of Excellence in Charity and Not-for-Profit Law

  • June 04, 2014

On Thursday, May 27, 2014 the Charity and Not-for-Profit Law Section presented the AMS/John Hodgson Award. This year the section chose to honour the late Hugh M. Kelly, Q.C. Hugh was a true specialist in his field, with over fifty years of advising clients on charity and not-for-profit law and education law until his passing this past December. The OBA Charity and Not-for-Profit Law Section is pleased to present this posthumous award to a respected and honoured colleague and friend.

2014 OBA Tom Marshal Award of Excellence for Public Sector Lawyers

  • May 08, 2014

Ron Ellis, Q.C. was joined by many friends, colleagues and family members on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, where he was awarded the OBA Tom Marshall Award of Excellence for Public Sector Lawyers. The award dinner tool place at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events in Toronto.