2017 Distinguished Service Awards

Jointly presented by the Law Society of Alberta and the Canadian Bar Association – Alberta, these prestigious awards shine a light on the outstanding contributions Alberta lawyers provide.

Nominations for the 2017 Distinguished Service Awards are due Wednesday, November 30, 2016.

For more details visit: http://www.cba-alberta.org/Distinguished-Service-Awards

Register Now – 6th National Pro Bono Conference, Ottawa

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The Hon. Justice Andromache Karakatsanis will be hosting the Opening Reception of the 6th National Pro Bono Conference, Innovations in Action, September 28, 2016. The reception, which is only open to conference registrants, will be held at the Supreme Court of Canada. Spaces are limited, so book early.

The 6th National Pro Bono Conference and Awards Dinner will be held September 28-30, 2016 at the Westin, Ottawa.

Why Attend?
The 6th National Pro Bono Conference, Innovations in Action, is dedicated to the needs, resources and interests of lawyers, law firms, legal departments, and legal services pro bono professionals. Held only biennually, it is a can’t-miss event for anyone engaged in the important and growing world of pro bono.

Register by July 26 and save with our early-bird rates! Register 4 or more attendees and save 10%
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Cecilia Johnstone Award for Outstanding Service

The Outstanding Service Award recognizes exceptional involvement, dedication and service to the Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association (CBA).

The CBA – Alberta Branch was pleased to award the 2015 Cecilia Johnstone Award for Outstanding Service to Gillian D. Marriott, QC. Congratulations!

Gillian Marriott, QC, recipient of the 2015 Cecilia Johnstone Award, with Ola Malik and Steve Mandziuk, QC of the Canadian Bar Association - AB Branch, January 30, 2015

Gillian D. Marriott, QC, recipient of the 2015 Cecilia Johnstone Award for Outstanding Service, with Ola Malik (left) and Steve Mandziuk, QC (right) of the Canadian Bar Association – AB Branch, January 30, 2015

Click here for the press release: CBA Alberta Press Release