Association Awards

David Scott, Q.C. Award for Pro Bono Law
  • April 26, 2017

The OBA Award for Pro Bono Law was established on the advice of the OBA’s Pro Bono Sub-Committee to recognize contributions and achievements by members of the Ontario Bar Association in one or more of the following areas: the practice, promotion, ...

Linda Adlam Manning Award

OBA's Linda Adlam Manning Award for Volunteerism recognizes the outstanding volunteer commitment to OBA of a member who, has advanced the interests of the OBA Membership and promoted the role of the legal profession in Ontario.

OBA Distinguished Service Award
  • April 26, 2017

OBA’s Award for Distinguished Service recognizes exceptional career contributions and/or career achievements by Members of the Ontario Bar Association

OBA President's Award
  • April 26, 2017

The OBA President's Award recognizes the significant contribution of an individual Canadian or Canadian organization, which, in the view of the OBA President, has made a significant contribution to the advancement of Justice in Ontario or elsewhere.

The Bastarache Award

In recognition of the accomplishments and contributions of the Honourable Michel Bastarache in promoting and advancing official languages in Canada, the Ontario Bar Association (the OBA) will present the “Bastarache Award” to a student of an Ontar...

The Heather McArthur Memorial Young Lawyers Award
  • April 26, 2017

The OBA's Heather McArthur Memorial award recognizes exceptional contributions and/or achievements by a young lawyer in the field of continuing legal education or development of the law for the benefit of the profession or the citizens of Ontario.