2023 Events Calendar

March • Mothers in the Law Online Zoom Playdate – the last Tuesday of every month, Wilma Shim hosts a play date by Zoom from 1 to 2 pm. Members are welcome to bring their children or join on their own. • Mothers in the Law In-Person Playdate (March 19, 2023) – The AWL Mothers… Read more »

AWL Statement – Black History Month

This Black History Month, AWL celebrates and honours the extensive legacy and continuing contributions of Black Canadians. This year’s theme is “Ours to tell”, encouraging a dialogue and commitment to learning the stories of Black Canadians. The AWL encourages its members to engage in continuous learning and action both during and beyond the month of… Read more »

Mother in the Law Playdate

Date: Saturday, Nov 12, 2022Time: 10am-12pmLocation: Eau Claire Market indoor playground (200 Barclay Walk SW)RSVP: wilmashim@gmail.com

Call for Applications for AWL Board of Directors

The AWL is currently accepting applications for membership to its Board of Directors. Please send a brief resume or biography along with two references to Melanie Gaston at megaston@osler.com by no later than 4 pm on November 21, 2022

AWL 2022 Annual General Meeting

AWL 2022 Annual General Meeting The annual general meeting of the members of the Association of Women Lawyers (Calgary) will be held in-person as follows: December 6, 202212:00 PMOsler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLPBrookfield Place, Suite 2700, 225 6 Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta AWL members are encouraged to attend and will be provided access to the Minutes… Read more »

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

In the spirit of our commitment to Reconciliation between Canada and Indigenous Peoples, the AWL wishes to acknowledge and commemorate The National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, which honours the First Nations, Inuit and Metis children lost in residential schools, as well as Survivors of residential schools and their families and communities. The AWL also… Read more »

Pride Month

The legal system has historically been antagonistic towards the LGBTQ2S+ community, and although much progress has been made, the legal system has continued to prop up and reinforce systemic barriers to equality. AWL is proud to be an ally and supporter of the important work being done by and with the LGBTQ2S+ community to tear… Read more »