Natalia Ackers

This in-house counsel moonlights as an abstract artist // Featured

From a studio in her basement, Natalia Ackers produces paintings that burst with colour

Melissa Kluger

Rain or shine // Editor’s Note

May 25, 2021

The inside story of how we took beautiful photography at the height of the pandemic

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The magic of starting your own firm // The Insider

May 25, 2021

We spoke to three lawyers who left an established firm to start new practices — and are happier than ever

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Are you launching your own firm? // sponsored content

May 25, 2021

You might be the boss, but you can still ask for help. When you set up business insurance or group benefits, make sure you have an advisor at your side

Photo of Jenna and Kai Kramer standing at their kitchen island

Inside a lawyer couple’s one-bedroom condo // Going In-House

March 2, 2021

We visit the home of two Toronto lawyers, whose African art, vintage furniture and floor-to-ceiling views give their condo outsized charm

Lionel Tupman smiling and holding bagpipes

Meet the litigator who’s also an accomplished bagpiper // Secret Life

March 2, 2021

At the height of his musical career, Lionel Tupman travelled around the world to compete against the most elite players

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The future of legal fashion // Dress Code

March 2, 2021

The pandemic has done away with stodgy suits and pencil skirts. Are they gone forever?

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How Brooke MacKenzie became a Jeopardy! champion // Secret Life

December 1, 2020

To start, she tapped into her talent as a litigator

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The unexpected upside of parenting under lockdown // The Insider

December 1, 2020

The coronavirus has wreaked havoc on family life, but it’s also bestowed an unexpected gift on the busiest parents


How this lawyer finds Zen at the racetrack

November 9, 2020

One weekend behind the wheel can be a mind-clearing ritual