News Archives for ‘Community involvement’

Family Lawyers Take the Rink

The Oshawa Curling Club hosted Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers for an evening of team building earlier this week.

First a training session to start everyone off:

Finessing sweeping techniques…

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

And they’re off!




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International Women’s Day

On March 8th, 2019 Russell Alexander hosted an event to celebrate all the women who work in his offices. The Managing Associate Lawyer, Nafisa Nazarali, started off the day by sharing her journey as a woman in the corporate world. She talked about the obstacles and challenges thrown her way simply because of her gender. While being faced with discrimination time and time again, she began to lose hope for her future, her career and her passion.

Nafisa said, “Women have to be resilient,” and even when she was discouraged by many, she found waves of strength. She mentioned … more »

Now Hiring: Receptionist / Junior Law Clerk

Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers is currently seeking qualified applicants for an available full-time receptionist/junior law clerk position. The candidate will be responsible for assisting with the daily operations of the law firm and supporting office initiatives. Strong work ethic, professional demeanor, team player, organizational and time management skills are essential.
 
Responsibilities:
Reception:
·         Manage incoming calls, take messages and transfer calls when necessary;
·         Book initial consultations following specific intake steps;
·         Scanning and copying documents;
·         Distribute incoming faxes, couriers, and mail;
·         Greeting clients in a friendly and professional manner;
·         File opening, client management, and processing more »

2018 Russell Alexander Charitable Giving Fund – Part 2

Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers brought toys, joy, and a $500 donation to A Place Called Home. Thank you to everyone who came by the Lindsay office to drop off new unwrapped toys for the first annual toy drive! See photos below…

Left to right: Ajit, Russell Alexander, David, Karen, Dani… more »

2018 Russell Alexander Charitable Giving Fund – Part 1

Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers’ First Annual Toy Drive was a major success. The Bethesda House accepted all the toys along with a $500 donation. Thank you to every single one of you who dropped off new unwrapped toys. This holiday season has been nothing but heartwarming.

Left to right: Darla Weir, Michelle Snoek, Laura Burch, Laura Peel, Adam Borer… more »

Humane Society of Durham Region Charity Walk

Russell Alexander, Collaborative Family Lawyers are thrilled to announce that this year our annual charity walk will support the Humane Society of Durham Region. The Friends for Life Walk takes place at Ajax Downs Race Track on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 12-2 p.m. Pets and donors from all walks of life are welcome.

Join us at Ajax Downs this Saturday, and help us raise funds for our furry friends!… more »

Russell I. Alexander Awards 2016 Charitable Giving Fund Grant to Lindsay Girls Hockey Association

Pictured: Lynx Miget team Associate Lawyer Amie Daurio and Ashley Bobay of Russell Alexander, Collaborative Family Lawyers

Russell I. Alexander Giving Fund

NEWS & PRESS

Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Contact: Darla Weir
Marketing Coordinator, 905.655.6335

Russell I. Alexander Awards 2016 Charitable Giving Fund Grant

Lindsay Girls Hockey Association is excited to receive $835.00.

LINDSAY, ON November 29, 2016 –

A local business has just boosted the Lindsay Girls Hockey Association rep hockey team with a grant of $835.00. The hockey organization was founded in 1998 and celebrating its 17th Year. The Lynx Hockey League and Rep program supports 130 female … more »

Congratulations to the Russell Alexander Team!

Congratulations to the Russell Alexander Family Law Team for raising $1,200.00 for the CIBC Run for the Cure to help fight breast cancer.

The Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation funds life-saving research to help women living longer, healthier lives after a breast cancer diagnosis.

Thank you to all of our team members for enthusiastically participating in this cause.… more »

Russell Alexander Family Law Team: CIBC Run for the Cure

The team at Russell Alexander Family Lawyers is looking forward to participating in the Breast Cancer Foundation’s Run for the Cure this Sunday, October 2nd at the Toronto Zoo.

This is a wonderful opportunity to honour families affected by breast cancer, which is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in Canada.

Learn more about this event by visiting the Run for the Cure website.… more »

City of Kawartha Lakes Lawyers Form New Collaborative Practice Group for Divorcing Couples

Kawartha Haliburton Collaborative Practice is an association of Family Law Counsel, Financial Professionals, Mental Health Professionals and Mediators who work together to highlight and promote the benefits of the Collaborative Process.

The goals of the Kawartha Haliburton Collaborative Practice are to assist divorcing/ common-law spouses and other couples work towards a mutually fair and equitable end to their relationship without the acrimony, anxiety and financial cost that often accompanies litigation, and to protect the integrity and health of family relationships. The Collaborative Practice is not about winners and losers. Our Collaborative Professionals assist the clients to communicate with respect, ultimately … more »