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OBA Office Holiday Closure

  • December 20, 2018

The OBA offices will be closed for the holidays between 1:00 p.m. on Friday, December 21, 2018 and 8:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2019.

Nominations are now open for the 2019 Ron Ellis Award for Excellence in Workers' Compensation Law

  • December 19, 2018

Every year the Workers’ Compensation Law Section of the OBA celebrates one of its members, acknowledged by peers as a leading practitioner and contributor to Workers’ Compensation Law in Ontario through the OBA Ron Ellis Award for Excellence in Workers’ Compensation Law. This is your opportunity to recognize the colleagues, peers or mentors who have had the most meaningful impact on the practice in Ontario and in the advancing the profession as a whole.

Peter Aprile

OBA Innovator-in-Residence Wins Financial Times Award

  • December 18, 2018

OBA Innovator-in-Residence Peter Aprile has once again demonstrated he’s on the cutting edge of innovation, finding new ways to bring better service to clients in today’s rapidly changing legal environment.

OBA president sits down with CTV Ottawa

  • November 19, 2018

Ontario Bar Association President Lynne Vicars appeared on CTV Ottawa’s Morning Live on Monday, Nov. 18 to talk about the OBA’s Make A Will Month

OBA Recognizes Rising Stars

  • November 13, 2018

The OBA would like to acknowledge our members who were recently named Lexpert Rising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40.

OBA Congratulates Justice Benjamin Zarnett

  • November 12, 2018

The Ontario Bar Association (OBA) would like to congratulate Benjamin Zarnett for his appointment as Justice of Appeal of the Court of Appeal for Ontario. Justice Zarnett is a former recipient of our Award for Excellence in Civil Litigation.