North America

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer’s routine day in court ends when car bursts into flames in parking lot

Criminal Justice

Man who lied about assets to get free defense counsel is convicted of perjury in federal court

Legal History

Artist attended nearly 2,000 trials over 13 years, painting the ‘true essence’ of what he sees

Business of Law

DLA Piper and Canadian law firm vote to merge

Legal Ethics

Court filing says attorney took up to $15M or more from clients, seeks freeze on bank accounts

Legal Ethics

Judge to end case over nude photos posted online by her husband by retiring from bench

Criminal Justice

Police at court for unrelated reasons spot suspect in theft case they’re investigating

Legal Ethics

Lawyer is reportedly missing, along with over $3 million in trust account

Law in Popular Culture

Money, sex, madness and murder at fictional Bay Street law firm is focus of ex-partner’s new novel

International Law

Dozens of shots fired in Canada’s parliament building; Soldier killed at nearby war memorial

Criminal Justice

Fax from Toronto lawyer helped police find victim’s head

Trials & Litigaiton

Does government owe moose-vehicle crash victims? Lawyer vows appeal after losing class action

Legal Rebels Profile

Canada’s Colin Lachance is blazing a ‘new frontier for free legal information’


New trouble for Justin Bieber, charged in ATV accident and fight

Legal Ethics

OK nonlawyer ownership of firms, says Canadian bar

Annual Meeting

Illegal trafficking of animals is becoming a growing issue in global trade

Trials & Litigation

Woman is convicted of causing 2 deaths by stopping for ducklings on highway, faces maximum of life

International Law

Canada grants asylum to US woman sentenced to 30 years for having sex with teen

Legal Ethics

Top corporate lawyer suspended for comments that led to ‘Scud Stud a Dud’ election article

Labor & Employment

Forced retirement of law firm partners gets green light from Canada’s top court