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Speed Mentoring

You asked for it again and we delivered. On June 13, 2013 a small group of YWL members had a unique opportunity to meet one-on-one with a number of prominent, well established, women professionals from the Toronto legal community. Attendees met with 6 mentors over the course of one hour, followed by a wine and […]

Life After Hire Back

Every year hundreds of articling students and young lawyers don’t get hired back or otherwise want to make a change to their legal careers. It can be disappointing. It can be overwhelming. But it can also be a blessing in disguise. There is life after hire back. This is your chance to take control of […]

Wine, Dine & Shop with Banana Republic

On April 2, 2013, Banana Republic opened its doors for a private shopping party for Young Women in Law. Members enjoyed wine, hors d’oeuvres, shopping and a fashion show at Banana Republic and received 25% off their purchases. Plus, a lucky attendee received a coveted door prize from Banana Republic.

From Law School Debt to High Net Worth

Ever wondered if your money was best used to contribute towards an RRSP, as a down payment on a house, or to pay off your student loan? How to pick and choose stocks and other investment vehicles? Those who attended the event on February 19, 2013, learned how to best plan for their financial future […]

3rd Annual YWL Charity Gala

Thank you to all who joined us for an evening of networking and inspiration in support of a worthy cause on November 28, 2012! The Marsden Group sponsored the event and Amanda Lang was the keynote speaker at our 3rd annual charity gala. Amanda Lang is the co-host of The Lang & O’Leary Exchange on […]

Fundraising Results!

The numbers are in! Thank you to all those who supported the Belinda Stronach Foundation by attending our November gala event and participating in the silent auction. The evening was a fantastic success. YWL raised over $18,500 for the Foundation. What a great start to the holiday season!

Women can have it all

Take a look at this video of Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook COO, discuss family and the ability of women to have it all. Sandberg discusses how men assume they can have it all, but women do not and that the most important career decision she made was in choosing to be with someone who shares the […]

Thanks for attending!

Thank you to all who attended YWL’s annual charity gala on November 16, 2011! Thanks to your support and the support of our sponsors, the event was successful in raising money for the Belinda Stronach Foundation! Check out the following links for some of the coverage of the charity gala: Law and Style Canadian Lawyer […]

Members Only Event

On December 6, 2011, YWL will be hosting its first members-only event at the chic loft space of The Peacock Parade, located at 828 Richmond Street West. The event will feature a carefully curated array of luxury clothes and accessories for private sale at special rates for YWL members. Space is limited! To register for […]