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The Inaugural Precedent Innovation Awards // Featured

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

This 30-year-old is one of the top class-action lawyers in the city // Best Practices

September 4, 2019

Joshua Mandryk uses his talent to protect the most vulnerable workers

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Ryerson University wants to change legal education forever // Exhibit A

September 4, 2019

The new law school at Ryerson wants its graduates to overhaul the legal profession and solve the access-to-justice crisis. No pressure