2016Awards

2016 Award of Excellence in the Promotion of Women’s Equality

  • 11 juillet 2016

On June 22nd, the 2016 Award of Excellence in the Promotion of Women’s Equality was presented to Sukanya Pillay, Executive Director and General Counsel, Canadian Civil Liberties Association & Education Trust at a dinner in her honour. Ms. Pillay addressed delegates and shared her wisdom and experiences on the challenges and opportunities in promoting women’s equality in Canada and around the world.

2016 Karen Spector Memorial Award for Excellence in Privacy Law

  • 11 juillet 2016

Each year, the Privacy and Access to Information Law Section of the Ontario Bar Association recognizes the achievements of one of their distinguished members. This year, Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario, Brian Beamish was awarded with the 2016 Karen Spector Memorial Award for Excellence in Privacy Law at a special award presentation at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events.

OBA Susan Hilary Davidson Memorial Award for Excellence in Health Law

  • 11 juillet 2016

The Ontario Bar Association Health Law section was proud to present the inaugural OBA Susan Hilary Davidson Memorial Award for Excellence in Health Law to Lonny J. Rosen C.S.. On June 20th, 2016 friends, family, colleagues and distinguished guests gathered together at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and events to celebrate Mr. Rosen’s significant contributions to the profession.

2016 OBA Tom Marshall Award of Excellence for Public Sector Lawyers

  • 11 juillet 2016

On May 25th, the Ontario Bar Association Public Sector Lawyers Section celebrated the contributions and achievements of The Honourable Howard I. Wetston Q.C., honouring him with the 2016 Tom Marshall Award of Excellence for Public Sector Lawyers. Held at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events the evening featured a Keynote Address from The Honourable Paul Crampton, Chief Justice of the Federal Court of Canada, as well as Alan Lenczner, Murray D. Segal.

2016 OBA Award of Excellence in International Law

  • 13 juin 2016

On June 8th, 2016 the OBA International Law Section proudly presented the OBA Award of Excellence in International Law to Elo Tulving-Blais, Tulving-Blais International Business and Tech Law. The event was held at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events.

2016 CCCA Ontario Chapter Award of Excellence

  • 13 juin 2016

On June 7th, 2016 the OBA Canadian Corporate Counsel Association- Ontario Chapter Section proudly presented the CCCA Ontario Chapter Award of Excellence to Brian D. Wylynko Managing Director, Regional Counsel & Corporate Secretary FedEx Express Canada. The event was held at The Law Society of Upper Canada, Convocation Hall.

2016 OBA Randall Echlin Mentorship Award for Excellence

  • 03 juin 2016

On June 1, 2016 the OBA Award of Excellence was proudly presented to Malcolm MacKillop of Shields O'Donnell Mackillop LLP at the Law Society of Upper Canada, Convocation Hall celebrating Malcolm’s contributions to the practice of labour and employment law.

2016 AMS/John Hodgson Award of Excellence in Charity and Not-For-Profit Law

  • 03 juin 2016

On June 2, 2016, the Charity and Not-For-Profit Law Section held its Annual General Meeting and presented the AMS John Hodgson Award. This year the section chose to honour Brian Iler of Iler Campbell LLP. For 42 years, Brian has focused on enabling social change. Through his passionate efforts he has had a significant impact on the non-profit sector.