Young at Law

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Dealing with Difficult Senior Counsel

  • December 04, 2015
  • Justin Jakubiak and Stephanie De Caria

This article combines Stephanie De Caria's recent personal experience with a difficult opposing counsel, and Justin Jakubiak's perspective, as a more senior member of the bar, on the prevalent issue of lawyer bullying, in particular of junior counsel by more senior counsel.

The JUST. Guide to Gowning

  • December 02, 2015
  • Jeremy Martin and Andrea Sanche

A comprehensive guide to not embarrassing yourself in court regalia.

Meet EcoJustice

  • November 30, 2015
  • Justin Duncan

Lawyers have a unique role to play in environmental protection. Legal precedents can make lasting changes and strengthen environmental laws. That’s why Ecojustice exists: using the law, we give Canadians a voice to protect their air, water and land in the courtroom.

Going In-House

  • August 01, 2015
  • Dal Bhathal

Key issues to consider when exploring an in-house career.

How Legal is Your Music Playlist?

  • January 01, 2015
  • Andreas Kalogiannides

Intellectual property and entertainment lawyer Andreas Kalogiannides reviews the good, the bad and the ugly in the music streaming universe.

BigLaw Blues

  • January 01, 2015
  • Lee Akazaki

Looking back at Ontario practice over the last 30 years - where do new lawyers go from here?

Aimless in Articling

  • January 01, 2015
  • Jeremy Martin

Grades, articling, hireback...what now? How to face the articling identity crisis.