- Ranjan Agarwal Wins 2017 CBA Young Lawyers Pro Bono Award
May 17, 2017
Ranjan Agarwal, a partner in Bennett Jones' Toronto office, is the winner of the 2017 Canadian Bar Association (CBA) Young Lawyers Pro Bono Award. This annual award recognizes outstanding pro bono legal services to the community by a young lawyer in Canada.
- Bennett Jones: 102 Lawyers in Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory
May 05, 2017
102 Bennett Jones lawyers have been ranked in the annual edition of The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory in 26 practice areas in our offices across Canada. 24 lawyers are individually ranked in the highest category of Most Frequently Recommended.
- Duncan Card on Cybersecurity Risk Management at ATFA Annual Conference
April 18, 2017
Local lawyer, Duncan Card, Managing Principal of Bennett Jones (Bermuda) Ltd., will speak on a panel on cyber risks and security at the 20th Annual Conference of the Association of Trade & Forfaiting in the Americas (ATFA).
In the News
- Ranjan Agarwal in National Post on Pro Bono Award
May 24, 2017
The Legal Post reports on Ranjan Agarwal winning the Canadian Bar Association's 2017 Young Lawyers Pro Bono Award. The award recognizes the dedication and heart that characterizes Ranjan's pro bono legal work, “putting in countless hours on some of Canada’s most high-profile public interest litigation, as well as working on cases that will never make the headlines.”
- Kudos to Bennett Jones in Calgary Herald: UP and Away Charity Gala
May 23, 2017
Bennett Jones is thanked in the Calgary Herald for it gold-level sponsorship of the Unlocking Potential Foundation (UP) 2017 UP and Away Charity Gala in Calgary. UP is the fundraising arm of Catholic Family Service (CFS). For 60 years, the organization has offered affordable counselling to families who are at a critical crossroads in their lives. This year's event was the most successful Gala to date, raising a record $200,000. Bill Brooks UP Gala Sets Record
- Bennett Jones on Cyberattacks in Cantech Letter
May 22, 2017
Key findings in Ruth Promislow and David Cassin's blog "Rise of Ransomware Attacks in Canada: Businesses Beware" are included in Cantech Letter's look at cyberattacks, security measures and ransomware in light of the WannaCry malware, which infected more than 200,000 computers in 150 countries. Businesses turn to encryption in the wake of WannaCry cyber attack
- Jane Bird WIN's Outstanding Leader for 2017
April 27, 2017
Jane Bird won the Outstanding Leader award at the 2017 national Women's Infrastructure Network (WIN) awards event in Toronto on April 26, 2017. Events took place in six cities across Canada. The award is for female professionals who shape the world through their work in the infrastructure industry, and are trailblazers for women in the infrastructure sector. The annual WIN awards aim to celebrate excellence in Canada's infrastructure sector and further support WIN's mission to recognize women as leaders in the field. More on WIN is available at https://www.womensinfrastructure.ca/.
- William L. Britton, Q.C. 1934-2017
February 07, 2017
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of William L. Britton, Q.C., our longtime colleague and a legendary leader of our firm. Bill was 82. He passed away peacefully on February 6, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.
- Award Winning Women of Bennett Jones
November 10, 2016
Seven of Bennett Jones' extremely talented and accomplished women lawyers have recently been honoured with leadership awards and high-profile features in the media.
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