Alayna Miller will be lecturing at Carleton University in Professor Melanie Adrian’s course, “Is Religious Freedom a Human Right?” in the Law and Legal Studies Department.
Heather will be co-presenting at a series called “KEYS – Knowledge that Empowers Your Success”, small group-events, presented by women for women. This series aims to empower business women of Ottawa with practical financial, legal and business literacy tools and knowledge. There is no cost to attend these sessions. Please click here for more information and to register.
Chris McLeod will be presenting at the CCLA's Civil Litigation Conference. His talk is titled "Please Release Me".
Karine Devost will be presenting on the following topic at the CCLA Civil Litigation conference: How to Make (Prove) a Mental Injury: Saadati v. Morehead .
Knowledge that Empowers You - empowering women of Ottawa with useful financial, legal and life literacy tools and knowledge.
Heather Austin-Skaret and Tricia K. Spooner from CIBC Wood Gundy will be leading a presentation event that illustrates the complexity of several of life's challenges in an easier to understand way. Through the stories of a fictitious family of women, they provide insightful information that female guests can use in their busy lives, presented with a common sense perspective and context. Guests learn about topics including:
Estate planning, wills, Powers of Attorneys;
Wealth, retirement and financial planning;
Marriage / death / divorce; and
Other life transitions.
This event will be held in our office. Please visit www.knowledgethatempowers.com to register.
A team from Mann Lawyers is pleased to be attending the 2nd Annual spark Ignite Awards. Spark brings women together to connect, collaborate and invest in priority neighbourhoods in Ottawa and this event highlights an exceptional woman in the community. We are extremely pleased that this year's recipient is our colleague, Nancy Cook Johnson and we look forward to celebrating Nancy's achievements.
Spark Women’s Giving Initiative is bringing together women leaders and community builders to celebrate the power, strength and determination of women to change our community.
Mann Lawyers is very pleased to continue its sponsorship of Family Services Ottawa’s Music on a Mission on October 27, 2017. Best described as a kind of “Name that Tune” game, Music on a Mission challenges attendees to name artists, songs, movies, jingles, and television shows from every musical genre in a series of 10 exciting rounds. Lawyers and staff members have their teams formed and are studying up (ie. listening to music!) in preparation for this great event. Family Services Ottawa (FSO), one of Ottawa’s oldest and most vital registered charities, has been helping people lead healthy, productive, fulfilling lives for over 100 years by providing a wide range of accessible counselling services, and educational and supportive programs for children, adults, and families in all their forms.
Heather will be presenting at a series called “KEYS – Knowledge that Empowers Your Success”, small group-events, presented by women for women that are built around the lives and stories of our fictitious characters, and their successfully family-run business as they transition through various phases of business life - including transitioning the business to next generations. There is no cost to attend these sessions. Please visit www.knowledgethatempowers.com for more information.
Mann Lawyers is a Silver Co-Sponsor to The Ottawa Real Estate Forum, held at the Ottawa Conference and Event Centre. The Forum brings together executives, managers, developers, and investors to discuss the many developments and growth in Canada's sixth largest real estate market.
To learn more about this event, please click here.
Chris McLeod will be participating in the 4th Annual National Capital Charity Classic golf tournament, at the Stonebridge Golf Club. All proceeds from the tournament directly benefit the Ottawa Senators Foundation.
To learn more about this event, please click here.
Mann Lawyers sponsors the Ottawa International Chamber Music Festival concert - Cinquecento, This five-piece group sings a capella, and are presenting in Canada for the first time!
We will be hosting a pre-concert reception, then attending the concert to follow.
If you would like to read more about this event, please click here.
Mann Lawyers is a Supporting Sponsor of the National Art's Centre’s Broadway for Bruyère. This year, they are proud to present Motown the Musical. To read more about this event, please click here!
This memorable evening is in support of patient care and research at Bruyère.
Colleen Hoey and Kate Wright are presenting to the Ladies Who Lunch on "Behind the Storefront: Protecting Yourself Behind the ScenesView Event →
Mann Lawyers is a Dessert Sponsor to the 11th Annual Girls Night Out event, at Algonquin College. This is an event in support of Hospice Care Ottawa. For additional information regarding this event, please click here.
Mann Lawyers is a Silver Sponsor to the County of Carleton Law Association (CCLA) and the Great Canadian Theatre Company's (GCTC) 18th Annual Lawyer Play: "Macbeth" by Shakespeare. This year's fundraising efforts will support the GCTC and a charitable partner, which this year is Parents' Lifelines of Eastern Ontario (P.L.E.O.), which is a non-profit organization for parents and caregivers whose children are going through mental health and/or addiction challenges. To order tickets, click here.
Mann Lawyers is a Wine Sponsor to "Spring Into Motion, 18th Annual Charity Dinner and Auction" event, presented by The Rehabilitation Centre Volunteer Association (TRCVA). To read about this event, please click here.
Heather Austin-Skaret and Margot Sunter (of GGFL Chartered Accountants) will be attending the Ottawa Arts Council Awards night and presenting the Mid-Career Artist Award.