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February 21, 2019
CCLA 2019 Trustees Election Results »
We are excited to announce the results of our Trustee Election, which will now go forward as a slate for election at our u...
February 19, 2019
The Hon. Heidi Levenson Polowin Award for Family Law »
The CCLA is delighted to announce that the recipient of this year's Hon. Heidi Levenson Polowin Award for Family Law is H....
February 14, 2019
CCLA Annual General Meeting Documents »
The following documents are available for review prior to our Annual General Meeting on Thursday, March 7, 2019: AGM...
February 13, 2019
CCLA Service Update - Wednesday, February 13 »
Due to weather conditions, there will be reduced service available today at the CCLA. There will be no reference or resear...
February 11, 2019
CCLA Family Day Holiday Hours »
The CCLA, and the Ottawa Courthouse, will be closed on Monday, February 18, 2019 for Family Day. As always, CCLA members h...

September 11, 2018
Swearing-In Ceremony for Justice Pamela MacEachern »
Please join us for the swearing-in ceremony for recently appointed Justice Pamela MacEachern to the Superior Court of Just...
August 24, 2018
Orange Shirt Day: September 28, 2018 »
Attention lawyers, articling students, support staff, paralegals and paralegal students: all are invited and welcome to jo...
November 10, 2017
Swearing-In Ceremony and Reception for Justice David Berg and Justice Trevor Brown »
Please join us on Tuesday, November 28, 2017 for the swearing-in ceremonies for Justice David Berg and Justice Trevor Brow...
September 8, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Swearing-In Ceremony for Justice Darlene Summers and Justice Sally Gomery »
The Honourable Regional Senior Justice James McNamara requests the honour of your presence at the Swearing-In Ceremony of...
May 30, 2017
Swearing-In Ceremony for Justices Audet, O’Bonsawin, Ryan Bell, and Williams – Wednesday, June 21 »
The Honourable Regional Senior Justice James McNamara requests the honour of your presence at the Swearing-In Ceremony o...

March 4, 2019
20th Year of the Lawyer Play - Send Us Your Stories! »
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the founding of the GCTC Lawyer Play, the CCLA and the Lawyer Play Committee are...
February 27, 2019
Help Fight Community Hunger: Lawyers Fill the Food Bank! »
Annual Courthouse Food Bank Drive & Law Firms Fill the Food Bank Challenge Monday, March 4 to Friday, March 8, 2019...
October 25, 2018
Take Our Kids to Work Day 2018 »
The CCLA and the Local Bar are pleased to participate in this year's "Take Our Kids to Work Day" on Wednesday, November 14...
September 27, 2018
Avis concernant des groupes de discussion pour le Dialogue sur l’accès à la profession »
Si vous êtes étudiant(e) en droit, candidat(e) au processus ou avocat(e) en pratique et que vous désirez participer à un g...
September 27, 2018
Notice of Focus Groups and Research Consultation for the Dialogue on Licensing »
Convocation, the Law Society of Ontario’s governing body, decided to undertake a comprehensive analysis of the lawyer lice...

Member Partners
November 1, 2018
CCLA Member Benefit Partner: Ottawa Senators »
The County of Carleton Law Association has teamed up with the Ottawa Senators and this means great savings for you! For mo...
April 21, 2015
CCLA Partners with Habititat for Humanity ReStore »
    ReStore is a unique social enterprise that accepts donations of new and gently used household and build i...

December 3, 2018
Available Court Dates - Family Case Conferences and Motions and Civil Motions »
Effective December 5th, first available court dates for Family Case Conferences and Motions as well as Civil Motions will...
November 8, 2018
Express Motions - Friday, November 9, 2018 »
Please note that there will be no Express Motions on Friday, November 9, 2018 at the Ottawa Courthouse.
September 11, 2018
Observation of Pre-Trial Conferences by Law Students »
Please see the following memo from Master Fortier regarding Observation of Pre-Trial Conferences by Law Students from the...
May 31, 2018
Expansion of the Civil Claims Online Filing Service »
Please click here to read a notice from the Ministry of the Attorney General with regard to the expansion of the online...
November 21, 2017
Statement of Principles: A Guide to the Application of Recommendation 3(1) »
The CCLA would like to advise the legal community that the Law Society has just released its Guide to the Application of R...