Career

Illustrated portrait of Dominique Hussey

How Dominique Hussey rose to the top at Bennett Jones // Featured

“Excellence is not concentrated in one particular group”

Stop telling junior lawyers to work hard and keep their heads down

January 21, 2021

This common piece of career advice misunderstands what it truly takes to succeed in law

Portrait of Matthew Onyeaju

How this chief compliance officer deepened his legal knowledge // sponsored content

December 1, 2020

To enhance his knowledge of the securities industry, Matthew Onyeaju enrolled in the Osgoode Professional LLM

Illustration of students wearing masks

The Bay Street recruitment process has undergone a massive overhaul // On the Record

December 1, 2020

The profession was forced to respond to the coronavirus pandemic

Boris Bytensky illustration by Ashley Wong

At the height of the pandemic, Boris Bytensky helped mobilize an army of defence lawyers to reduce the prison population // Best Practices

September 8, 2020

“We were trying to smash down one problem, and then something else would pop right up”

Illustration of man walking

How can a profession built on perfectionism make sense of the current setback? // First Person

September 8, 2020

As the economy continues to slide, we have to cut ourselves some slack

Lawyers Financial illustration

Setting financial goals for your future // sponsored content

September 8, 2020

You can pay off your debt, buy a house and save for retirement all at the same time. As long as you have a financial plan

Melanie Toolsie

How this lawyer enhanced her legal skill set // sponsored content

September 8, 2020

To improve her knowledge of administrative law, Melanie Toolsie enrolled in the Osgoode Professional LLM

Melissa Kluger

My approach to the pandemic has centred on low expectations // Editor’s Note

September 8, 2020

At the moment, productivity is not the top priority

How to stay on top of your practice and maintain work-life balance // sponsored content

June 24, 2020

A new book offers practical advice on managing work, family and extra-curricular commitments in stressful times