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Norm Bacal has seen it all // Cover Story

March 2, 2021

He built a powerhouse Bay Street firm and witnessed its collapse. What can he teach the profession?

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Inside the legal profession’s alcohol problem // Cover Story

March 3, 2020

We dug into the latest research on alcohol abuse, spoke to experts and met with lawyers in recovery. As a profession, we can find strength and wisdom in their stories

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The challenge of reporting on alcohol in law // Editor’s Note

March 3, 2020

How to critique the profession without perpetuating misleading stereotypes

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How big firms decide what to pay each partner // Cover Story

March 6, 2019

The engine of every law firm is the compensation committee. It determines which partners make the most — and the least — money. These judgments can encourage collaboration. Or they can promote selfishness and kill morale. Here’s how they work

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First-year salaries on Bay Street reach new heights // On the Record

December 4, 2018

After more than a decade of stagnation, rookie associates on Bay Street get a raise

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Meet the lawyer who heads up Uber Canada’s legal team // Best Practices

September 5, 2018

Despite Uber’s recent string of scandals, Jeremy Millard has never lost faith in the company’s mission

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The astonishing rise of Annamaria Enenajor // Best Practices

May 29, 2018

How the criminal-defence lawyer has become one of the profession’s most prominent voices

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Sexual-harassment complaints against lawyers are on the rise // On the Record

May 29, 2018

In the wake of the #MeToo movement, the number of complaints against Ontario lawyers has nearly doubled