We are pleased to announce that Robert Jones has joined Law Works as a Student-at-Law for the 2018-2019 term. Robert obtained his J.D. from the University of British Columbia’s Peter A. Allard School of Law, and his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto. During law school, he held multiple research assistant positions with Allard professors. In addition, Robert led collaborative peer study groups and contributed lecture notes to the Access and Diversity student support service.
We are pleased to announce that Law Works’ principal, Ben Hanuka, has recently completed the Toronto Commercial Arbitration Society’s ‘Gold Standard© Course in Commercial Arbitration’. The course meets and exceeds the Gold Standard© requirements of the ADR Institute of Canada. Successful completion of the course satisfies the training requirements for the Q.Arb. designation conferred by the ADR Institute of Canada.
We are pleased to announce that the Ontario Superior Court in London, in a decision released last year (which came to our attention only recently) quoted with approval Ben Hanuka’s article, “Two roads to obtaining injunctive relief”, published in The Lawyer’s Daily in October 2016.
We are pleased to announce that Anthony Pugh has joined Law Works as a Student-at-Law. Anthony obtained his J.D. from the University of British Columbia’s Peter A. Allard School of Law, and his Bachelor of Arts from the University of Toronto. At law school, Anthony volunteered for the Law Students’ Legal Advice Program. During the training component of the Law Practice Program, his group’s access to justice proposal won the LPPCA People’s Choice Award.
We are excited to announce that our Toronto head office is relocating as of February 1 to a more convenient and accessible office location at 5775 Yonge St., Suite 603, in the heart of North York (Toronto).Our new office is located inside a major corporate office tower on the northeast corner of Yonge St. and Finch Ave. It features a direct underground tunnel to the Finch subway station, and to the food court and other amenities inside the North American Centre, which is also connected by underground.