WLAO alternative careers event

Wondering what to do next after earning your law degree? There are other options

By Todd Harrison

On Thursday April 29th, 2010


WLAOShine a light on your career path on Thursday, May 6, as the Women’s Law Association of Ontario hosts its 4th annual alternative careers panel.

Titled “You’re a Lawyer – Now What? Alternative Careers for Women in Law,” the event features a lively discussion with a panel of successful and influential lawyers who have found their niche, including:

  • Patricia DeGuire, an adjudicator serving on several Ontario Administrative Tribunals for past 15 years;
  • Canada Law Book Vice President Ruth Epstein;
  • Jane Kidner, the assistant dean of professional legal education at U of T’s Faculty of Law;
  • ZSA Legal Recruitment Senior Consultant Emily Lee; and
  • journalist, author and lawyer Paula Todd.

The event begins at 5:30pm at the Advocates Society Education Centre (1700-480 University Avenue in Toronto). Fill out this registration form [PDF] to attend.