2017

2017 OBA Randall Echlin Mentorship Award

  • June 22, 2017

On June 14, 2017 the OBA Randall Echlin Mentorship award was proudly presented to Melanie Reist at the Law Society of Upper Canada, Convocation Hall celebrating Melanie’s contributions to the practice of labour and employment law.

2017 OBA Murray Klein Award for Excellence in Insolvency Law

  • June 22, 2017

The Ontario Bar Association’s Insolvency Law Section, presented the OBA Murray Klein Award for Excellence in Insolvency Law, to Jay A. Swartz on June 5th, 2017. Friends, family and colleagues gathered to celebrate Mr. Swartz significant contributions to the profession.

2017 OBA Tom Marshall Award for Excellence in Public Sector Law

  • June 20, 2017

The Ontario Bar Association’s Public Sector Law Section, presented the OBA Tom Marshall Award for Excellence in Public Sector Law, to Voy T. Stelmaszynski on May 25th, 2017. Friends, family and colleagues gathered together at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events to celebrate Mr. Stelmaszynski’s significant contributions to the profession.

2017 OBA Award of Excellence in Pensions and Benefits Law

  • June 20, 2017

On June 14th, 2017 the OBA Pensions and Benefits Law Section proudly presented the OBA Award of Excellence in Pensions and Benefits Law to Elizabeth M. Brown. Friends, family and colleagues gathered together to celebrate Ms. Brown’s significant contributions to the profession.

2017 OBA Susan Hilary Davidson Memorial Award for Excellence in Health Law

  • June 19, 2017

The Ontario Bar Association Health Law section presented the OBA Susan Hilary Davidson Memorial Award for Excellence in Health Law, to Mary Jane Dykeman on June 13th, 2017. Friends, family and colleagues gathered together at Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events to celebrate Ms. Dykeman’s significant contributions to the profession.

2017 CCCA Ontario Chapter Award of Excellence

  • June 15, 2017

On June 7th, 2017 the OBA Canadian Corporate Counsel Association- Ontario Chapter Section proudly presented the CCCA Ontario Chapter Award of Excellence to Julia Shin Doi, General Counsel & Secretary of the Board, Ryerson University. The event was held at The Law Society of Upper Canada, Convocation Hall.

2017 OBA Award of Excellence in Family Law in Memory of James McLeod

  • June 15, 2017

The Ontario Bar Association Family Law section presented the OBA Award for Excellence in Family Law, to Stephen Grant on June 12th, 2017. Friends, family and colleagues gathered together at Arcadian Court, Toronto to celebrate Mr. Grant’s significant contributions to the profession.

2017 YLD Gala

  • June 08, 2017

On May 30th, the Ontario Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Division proudly hosted the inaugural Young Lawyers Gala at the beautiful Gardiner Museum where tomorrow’s legal leaders gathered for cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at this unique social event. Keynote speaker Michael Bryant addressed the packed house before the music went up and the exciting night continued.

2017 OBA Award of Excellence in Trusts and Estates Law

  • June 01, 2017

The Honourable Maurice Cullity, QC, was joined by many friends and colleagues on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, in Toronto, where he was awarded the OBA Award of Excellence in Trusts and Estates Law. The evening also included the presentation of the Hoffstein Book Prize and the Widdifield Award.