Media Room

Welcome to the Law Society of Upper Canada's media room.

Media contacts  

Communications Advisor  Susan Tonkin (416)947-7605  
Communications Advisor  Denise McCourtie   (416)947-3362



Recent News Releases

Mar 24, 2017   News Release: Law Society to launch province-wide Dialogue on Licensing this spring 

true Toronto - March 23, 2017 - The Law Society of Upper Canada is launching the province-wide Dialogue on Licensing this spring as part of its comprehensive analysis of the lawyer licensing process. Set to begin in April, the dialogue will include a series of facilitated in-person and webcast group discuss

Mar 15, 2017   News Release: Law Society reappoints Tribunal Chair David A. Wright for four-year term 

David A. Wright has been reappointed as Chair of the Law Society Tribunal for a four-year term, commencing September 2017.

Mar 13, 2017   News Release: Law Society announces 2017 award recipients 

Members of Ontario's legal professions will be recognized for their exceptional career achievements and contributions to their communities at the annual Law Society Awards ceremony on May 24, 2017, at Osgoode Hall.

Mar 6, 2017   News Release: Improving Access to Justice for Families 

Ontario is helping families by making it easier for them to navigate family courts and access the legal assistance they need.