Access to (Legal) Education is an Access to Justice Issue (or “Law School Tuition is Too D*%n High”)

A friend on Facebook recently posted this article, which served as the inspiration for this blog post. I had two working titles for this post, as seen above.  I think I prefer the latter: Law school tuition is too d#*n high. I write from the perspective of someone who has recently finished law school. I … Continue reading Access to (Legal) Education is an Access to Justice Issue (or “Law School Tuition is Too D*%n High”)

Barbara Kay: Of course Justin Trudeau wants bilingual judges: he’s the product of bilingual privilege

Originally posted on National Post:
Prime Minister Stephen Harper’s seventh appointment to the Supreme Court of Canada is Justice Russell Brown, of the Alberta Court of Appeal, who will replace Justice Marshall Rothstein upon his Aug 31 retirement. Holding a doctorate in juridical science from the University of Toronto, and a member of the bars… Continue reading Barbara Kay: Of course Justin Trudeau wants bilingual judges: he’s the product of bilingual privilege

Les tendances de l’emploi pour les diplômés en droit

Originally posted on Journal Métro:
Êtes-vous un nouveau diplômé d’un programme de droit? Voici les principales tendances dans votre nouveau domaine d’emploi. Recevoir un diplôme d’un programme de droit, il n’y a pas si longtemps, était synonyme d’un emploi assuré et bien rémunéré, dans un cabinet ou une grande organisation. Les diplômés récents découvrent… Continue reading Les tendances de l’emploi pour les diplômés en droit