Please join us for the 3rd AWL Mother’s in the Law Play date! We will meet at Market Mall for a Stroller date. Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 Location: Market Mall (3625 Shaganappi Trail NW). Meet at the food court, across from the Yogen Früz. Time: 1pm-3pm RSVP: email@example.com
On November 9, 2017, the 7th Annual Women in Law Leadership (WILL) Awards were held at the Westin Hotel in Calgary. The WILL Awards are presented annually to women lawyers in recognition of their outstanding dedication, creativity, initiative, achievement, and contribution to the community, profession, legal scholarship, and pro bono activities. The sold-out Awards Dinner… Read more »
On September 26, 2017, we had a really big crowd for Networking Night! About 80 ladies came to drink good wine, eat great appetizers and mingle with one another at the beautiful Belvedere Restaurant. Sadly, this was our last Networking Night at the Belvedere, as it has closed. They will be missed. Stay tuned for… Read more »
With all the recent media attention on sexual assault and sexual harassment, it’s a great time to check out the CBA’s podcast “Not Just a Bystander” which discusses what sexual assault and sexual harassment mean in legal terms, why they happen, and what we can do about it.
The Association of Women Lawyers would like to congratulate Justice Sheilah Martin on her appointment to the Supreme Court of Canada!
AWL is excited to announce that Mentoring Circles will be returning in January! The program will now run for the calendar year so as to coordinate more effectively with our membership year. We’re busy finalizing topics and speakers and look forward to providing you with more details soon.
Once again, the 2017 annual AWL Golf Tournament was a great success. With over 90 golfers, this year was made extra special thanks to the amazing weather and total solar eclipse that could be seen in the hours leading up to tee-off. Many keen golfers arrived early to take in the stellar view from the… Read more »
If you missed it in your inbox because you were too busy having fun this summer, our summer newsletter can be read here. Enjoy!
The AWL’s annual Spring Celebration presents a unique opportunity to bring together new members of the Law Society of Alberta, the AWL community and members of the judiciary to recognize and celebrate this important rite of passage in a lawyer’s life. All new female 2016 calls are invited to attend and are individually recognized and… Read more »
By: Roxanne Davis On May 24, AWL held a Lunch and Learn focused on promoting the upcoming Bencher elections to women who might consider running to become a bencher or supporting other women who stand for election. AWL is coordinating its efforts in this regard with the Canadian Bar Association’s Women Lawyers’ Forum (WLF) group… Read more »