March 30, 2020 5:30 pm

We will post an alternate date once Covid19 social distancing restrictions have been lifted. Anyone who has registered for this program can either apply the fee to the future date or request a refund at

Have you ever wondered what the Law Society of Ontario (LSO) benchers actually do? Our panel, including benchers Atrisha Lewis and Tanya Walker, and senior lawyer Mirilyn Sharp, will provide valuable information on how benchers set policy and determine other matters related to the governance of Ontario’s lawyers and paralegals.

So you want to be a bencher? Our panelists will discuss what to consider before running for a bencher position, what it takes to run a successful campaign and what types of issues are currently being addressed by the LSO benchers.

This program contains 1 hour of Professionalism Content.
This program contains 1 hour of EDI Professionalism Content.

LOCATION:  28 Ted Rogers Way, Toronto
Time: 5:30pm to 8:00pm

WLAO Members $30 plus HST
Non-members $40 plus HST

Light dinner will be provided.


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