The Association of Women Lawyers’ Spring Celebration is an annual occasion where newly-called female lawyers are celebrated and acknowledged for joining the Alberta Bar. This year, we are celebrating all new 2017 calls. During the cocktail event, new lawyers, judges and justices and the AWL community gather to listen to anecdotes, stories and words of wisdom given by… Read more »
YWL is thrilled to welcome back Diane Pettie, Q.C., Director ATB Financial and Tina Antony, Director Calgary Opera, to host an informative session on substantive board governance topics and issues, including: How boards are organized and structured; The roles and responsibilities of board members; and Strategies and tools for becoming an effective board member Join us at… Read more »
Join us for the next Playdate! Date and Time: Friday, March 30, 2018 from 12-2pm. Location: Market Mall FoodCourt, tables across from the Yogun Fruz/Crepe Restaurant. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org or via the registration link
Come socialize and meet other law moms while your kids release their energy at the play area. We’ll meet inside the food court, across from the indoor playground. There is no cost to enjoy the playground facilities in Eau Claire market. RSVP/questions: email@example.com
AWL is back from winter break and encouraging all members to come out and network with their sister lawyers in the city. There is no charge for entry, appetizers will be provided and your first glass of wine is on us!
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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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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 »
AWL is excited to continue its Mentoring Circles Program in 2018. The Mentoring Circles Program continues to be available to women lawyers in Calgary of all years of call and practice status. Participants may be practicing, non-practicing, or retired members of the Law Society of Alberta. AWL believes mentoring relationships are an important way for… Read more »