Our member volunteers are integral to all of the exceptional work we do and to the programs we offer. Become an active part of your association. Teach. Mentor. Lead. Speak. Write. We need and welcome your voice, your energy and your commitment to the art of advocacy.
Congratulations to Kenneth Cole, Epstein Cole LLP, recipient of the 2017 Catzman Award.
Experience the future of learning in our new animated advocacy course, Preparing for Examination-in-Chief.
Find out why thousands of advocates across the country choose to learn with The Advocates’ Society every year.
The Advocates’ Society invites Regular Members who are eligible to serve on the Board of Directors to submit their interest in serving on the Board. To be considered by the Nominating Committee for the 2018 – 2022 term, please apply by September 30, 2017.
In addition to in-person mentoring events, our new mentoring portal and resource page offers members the opportunity to connect with senior members of the bar for advice and support. We’ve got your back!
At the heart of our CPD programming is 'learning-by-doing'. Our skill-based workshops offer you practical, hands-on learning in a safe and supportive environment with leading faculty who are trained by us. We ensure you are in good hands.
As the voice of advocates, The Advocates' Society takes a stand on law and policy by intervening in court cases that impact the profession, and by making submissions on legislation and policy. Learn more about our advocacy initiatives here.
Friends who argue. That’s who we are - and a collegial bar is a successful bar. Stay connected with your colleagues on both sides of the courtroom at our social events and discover the person behind your opponent.
Posted on 2017-10-03
See President Sonia Bjorkquist and Past President Peter Griffin challenge the legality of Prince Escalus’s executive order...
Posted on 2017-09-27
As part of its mandate, the Law Society recommends potential appointees to a variety of boards, councils and committees. The Law Society is currently seeking applications from qualified individuals for...
Posted on 2017-09-13
The Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada invites candidates to apply for federal judicial appointment. Applicants from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, as the judiciary should reflect the diversity of the society it serves...
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