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A resource for litigators who are working with Indigenous peoples.
Please join us as we present The Advocates' Society Medal to Bryan Finlay, Q.C., WeirFoulds LLP.
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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 2019-02-19
The 10+ Standing Committee seeks engaged, hard-working volunteers to promote the interests of mid-career advocates through planning and implementing information and networking events, administering Advocacy Matters newsletter and...
Posted on 2019-02-16
Parties may now request a chambers appointment on Toronto civil cases. Chambers appointments take place before a Judge for 15 minutes at a date and time to be fixed by the Judge...
Posted on 2019-02-16
For initial bail applications and detention and bail reviews the Criminal Proceedings Rules for the Superior Court of Justice (Ontario), provide for affidavits to be filed along with the material in support of the application two clear days before th
The Advocates' Society was established to ensure the presence of a courageous and independent bar, and the maintenance of the role of the advocate in the administration of justice. Join us. Connect. Learn. Develop. Give Back. Leading inside and outside the courtroom since 1963.