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The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

People, projects and ideas that are improving the profession

Breanna Needham

Breanna Needham’s Robing Room Campaign // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A public initiative that pressured the Law Society of Ontario to convert its spacious men’s robing room into a gender-neutral space

Lenczner Slaght Lawyers Shara Roy, Tom Curry and Brian Kolenda.

Lenczner Slaght’s R&R Lounge // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A place for students to relax during summer-job interviews on Bay Street

The Zone

The Zone at Borden Ladner Gervais // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A tech-forward meeting room, designed to foster creative discussions in the workplace

Cloud-based management tool

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt’s Undertaking Management Tool // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A cloud-based platform that streamlines one of the most expensive stages of a lawsuit

Diving Board

Gowling WLG’s Third-Party Demand Manual // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A user-friendly web application that makes it easy to answer one of the thorniest questions in banking law

Kathryn Hendrikx

Kathryn Hendrikx’s The Ontario Family Law Forms Project // The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards

December 3, 2019

A software program that helps family-law litigants fill out paperwork on the cheap

Melissa Kluger

To innovate in law, we need to think small // Editor’s Note

December 3, 2019

The trick is to look at your daily work and find smart ways to make it better

To Arieh Bloom, the world of estate law is “commercial litigation on steroids” // Best Practices

December 3, 2019

Estate litigation has it all: family secrets, human drama and courtroom plot twists

The workplace birthday dilemma // The Insider

December 3, 2019

Birthday celebrations can help foster a positive corporate culture. As long as they’re more personal than a monthly cake-in-the-kitchen day