Association Awards

David Scott, Q.C. Award for Pro Bono Law

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, ...

Joel Kuchar Award for Professionalism and Civility

The Construction and Infrastructure Section proposes the creation of a new Corporate Award. The Award is intended to honour one OBA member each year who has consistently demonstrated exemplary commitment to the ideals of professionalism and civili...

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

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

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 Heather McArthur Memorial Young Lawyers Award

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.