Get to know some happy lawyers and learn about their not-so-average law practices.
Founder, Litigator & Investigator
Russell, ON Litigation
Erin Durant had been on the traditional Big Law path, a partner at one of Canada’s largest law firms, when it all came crashing down. Hailing from a small town and a middle-class family, Erin managed to pave the way for herself and is now thriving after starting her own practice.
2012 was a big year for Afsana. Not only did it mark her move from the UK to Canada, but also the beginning of a career change from civil litigation to alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and a battle of tackling systemic barriers for lawyers and mediators and the communities they serve.
Lisa Feldstein Law Office Professional Corporation
Markham, ON Health Law
With her interest in filling a gap in family health law, combined with being raised by a family full of entrepreneurs, the idea of starting her own practice and being her own boss interested Lisa.
International Trade Lawyer & Thespian
Tereposky & DeRose LPP
Ottawa, Ontario International Trade Law
Daniel Hohnstein has always been passionate about creating a better world; and what better vehicle to use than the wheels of justice to facilitate such a change?
Toronto, ON Video Games & Esports LawIntellectual Property LawCommercial LitigationCorporate Law
Have your video games and play them too. Unsure of how to combine her passion for the creative space and the desire to help others, a single Twitter post led Alex to a budding practice in video game law. After all, who can better understand than a gamer-turned-lawyer herself?
Fulton & Company LLP
Kamloops, BC Business Law
Stephanie Leong is a business lawyer who has found happiness and a sense of fulfilment in her career. What is her secret?