LAO announce additional family Duty Counsel services effective November 18th

  • 15 novembre 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.

CPA & Lawyer Networking Mixer

  • 23 octobre 2019

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

OBA Office Closure - October

  • 11 octobre 2019

Please note that the OBA office will be closed as of 1 p.m. on Friday, October 11th, and on Monday, October 14th.  We look forward to returning to full member service the following Tuesday.

OBA Launches Province-wide Robe Bank Initiative

  • 05 juin 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.

Before You Vote, Visit OBA Voting Guide

  • 18 avril 2019

Voting for the 2019 Law Society of Ontario Bencher Election is now open. Lawyers elected to Convocation will be in a position to influence governance, regulation and the provision of legal services to the public for the next four years, so it's critical to consider how candidates will effectively serve in the role when it comes to tackling the most pressing issues.