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 »
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!
Please join us for the second AWL Mother’s in the Law Play date! We will be taking a stroller walk in Market Mall. Meet at the food court, across from the Yogen Fruz. RSVP: email@example.com
Let’s face it, big networking events are not everyone’s forte. We understand that people want to meet people in the profession, but approaching others can be intimidating. Solution: attend AWL’s Mystery Lunch on November 15th! HOW IT WORKS: Step One: Register – Click on the link below to register by November 8, 2017. Make sure you flag… Read more »
Are you a busy mom looking for ways to stay connected to your colleagues in the legal profession? Join us for the first Mothers in the Law Playdate!
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 »