Get to know some happy lawyers and learn about their not-so-average law practices.
Olthuis van Ert
Vancouver, BC LitigationEnvironmental LawIndigenous LawInternational LawHuman Rights Law
Dec 7, 2022
Law was “sold” as a very linear career to Charlotte. She knew from a young age that she wanted to pursue this line of work but getting to where she is now was full of unexpected turns. Charlotte did not expect to be working in a boutique litigation firm.
Stephanie Bishop Hall
Founder & Lawyer
Toronto, ON Refugee LawImmigration LawWorkplace LawHuman Rights LawCivil LitigationGovernment accountability
Nov 23, 2022
Goldilocks gets a bad rep, deservedly, but she got some things right. If you don’t like what you are doing, keep trying new things until you find your “just right”.
Workers' Rights Lawyer
Community Legal Clinic of York Region
Richmond Hill, ON Employment LawHuman Rights LawPublic Interest LawWorkers' Rights Law
Jun 15, 2021
At the start of her legal career, someone told Elsa Ascencio that lawyering is like being on a boat in the open ocean. If you lose your sails, the rough waters will eventually sink you.
Human Rights Officer
Yukon Human Rights Commission
Whitehorse, YT Human Rights LawWorkers' Rights LawPublic Interest Law
Jun 8, 2021
Lahore to Toronto to Cape Town to Whitehorse was the winding road that led Amna Bhatti to a fulfilling law practice, but finding law work was not easy for her.