The practice of law is constantly evolving, so the Lawyer’s Tools section will be undergoing some modifications. Members of the Bar are invited to make comments and suggestions, addressed to



Figures de maître

By reviving this feature, introduced by Lynne Kassie in 2000 while she was Batonnière, The Bar of Montreal seeks to draw attention to inspiring lawyers who have made exceptional achievements outside their usual area of practice, who are involved in their community and who seek to advance the law or enhance the image of justice through their actions.

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Want to become a mentor?

By offering the mentee opportunities for learning and achievement, the mentor helps him develop self-confidence. Since the mentoring relationship is both personal and professional, it also offers the mentor an opportunity, even a unique chance for self-evaluation.

Moreover, mentoring enables experienced lawyers to feel useful, experience personal satisfaction and develop a critical attitude. It appears that the main benefits for the parties go hand-in-hand with higher quality legal services, thereby resulting in greater protection of the public.

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Upcoming activities


September 6, 2018
Rentrée judiciaire
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October 18, 2018
La justice participative et ses enjeux
Recognized training : 5 h
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October 29, 2018
Les ententes et la conférence de facilitation en droit de la jeunesse
Recognized training : 3 h
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Available until March 31, 2019
Webinar Copyright – Canada and the United States: Top 10 Differences (rebroadcast)

Recognized training : 1 h
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