Monthly Archives: April 2011

Gender benchers

Following up on our detailed overview of gender issues in the bencher elections in the blog post below, follow this link for an additional informative survey by Precedent Magazine, who asked bencher election candidates with 15 years of practice or under to comment on issues facing women in private practice.

Travel inspiration

Spring is finally here – and that means it is time to begin planning summer vacations. If you are looking for inspiration on where to travel this season, look no further – Frommers has listed its top 10 vacations for 2011. Take a look and start planning your getaway (even if you do have to […]

Under representation of women

On Tuesday, the Globe & Mail ran an article highlighting the fact that there’s never been a woman at the head of one of the country’s Big Five largest banks (available online at Although women remain underrepresented as managing partners of our Canadian law firms, I was proud to see this month’s Lexpert showcase […]