LAO announce additional family Duty Counsel services effective November 18th

  • November 15, 2019

On July 7, 2019, LAO implemented service changes across the province in order to align our operations to our provincial funding allocation for 2019. A principle we followed as part of this process was to monitor and adapt services as required. We have now determined that there is capacity to provide some additional family duty counsel services.

November is Make A Will Month

  • November 01, 2019

Everyone needs a will that is properly drafted. That’s the message the Ontario Bar Association (OBA) and its members will once again be promoting this month as they mark Make A Will Month with nearly 80 free legal information sessions in every region of the province.

CPA & Lawyer Networking Mixer

  • October 23, 2019

We are proud to partner with the CPA Associations in Toronto for the first ever CPA & Lawyer Networking Mixer!

A Letter From Your Section Chair

  • September 05, 2019

As the 2019/20 Chair of the OBA's Family Law Section, I'd like to personally invite you to renew your section membership for the upcoming year.

OBA Launches Province-wide Robe Bank Initiative

  • June 05, 2019

Members of the Ontario Bar Association are once again stepping up to help the next generation of lawyers. The OBA has launched a new Robe Bank program that will match people who want to donate or lend their robes with new lawyers who need them across all judicial regions of Ontario.

2019-2020 OBA Section Executive Elections

  • May 29, 2019

The 2019-20 Section Executive Elections are now open. As a current section member, this is your opportunity to cast your online vote for your respective Section Executives.