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Editor: Crystal Heidari

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Clinical Services at the Office of the Children’s Lawyer

  • October 24, 2012
  • Lucy McSweeney, Nancy Webb

With a mandate deriving from legislation, the OCL protects the personal and property rights of children and youth under 18 in family law, civil litigation and trusts/estates matters. Its staff of 80 includes 25 in-house lawyers, and 10 in-house clinicians.

OBA Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Dinner 2012

  • October 24, 2012
  • Aaron Franks

On September 19, 2012, Philip M. Epstein, Q.C., LSM, Cert. F. Arb., a founding partner of Epstein Cole LLP, was honoured by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Section of the OBA dinner as the 2012 recipient of the section’s Award for Excellence.

Retirement

Retirement

  • October 24, 2012
  • Jim MacDonald

“What do you do when you don’t have to work?” Long before retirement, I used to think about this. Without clients’ problems to deal with, documents to prepare, advice and arguments to organize and present, how would you fill the time?

Speech for David Steinberg

  • October 24, 2012
  • Stan Tick

It is my pleasure to speak to you here tonight about my dear friend, golf partner, eating colleague and all around good buddy.

Message from the Chair

  • Steven Benmor

'Fall back, spring forward'. That's how I remember the way daylight savings time works. But here at the OBA Family Law Section, we have not been 'falling back'. On the contrary....