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Young lawyers who hope to be benchers at the Law Society of Ontario say unpaid work, student debt, the partnership path and costs of running an election are some of the issues that face new calls running for representation. Do you feel that a lack of young benchers has a harmful effect on the governance of the Law Society of Ontario?
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Total Votes: 123
Poll Results
Yes, this is problematic and needs to change.
No, this is not something that is problematic and does not affect the governance of the regulator.
Start Voting: 2/4/2019|End Voting: 2/11/2019

Law Times Poll

Ontario Premier Doug Ford has announced that real estate lawyer Doug Downey will be Ontario’s new attorney general. Do you expect Downey to take a substantially different approach to his portfolio than his predecessor in the role?