News Archives for ‘Community involvement’

Ontario’s Russell Alexander Law Firm ‘Save a Slice’ Initiative Delivers Pizzas to First Responders For Fourth Week in a Row

LINDSAY, ONTARIO—Notable Ontario family lawyer Russell Alexander and his legal team have arranged for 50 pizzas to be sent to Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Wednesday, April 29, as part of its new “Save a Slice” initiative, now in its fourth week, to help health care workers and restaurant employees on the front lines of the coronavirus.

“With this pandemic now in its second month, we are appreciative of all the hard work that our nurses, doctors and other medical professionals on the front line are doing every day,” said Alexander. “We hope these pizzas will remind them of everyone … more »

Ontario’s Russell Alexander Law Firm Sends Pizzas to Toronto General Hospital

Divorce firm’s ‘Save a Slice’ effort is now in its third week of helping health care workers

LINDSAY, ONTARIO—Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers sent 50 pizzas to Toronto General Hospital over the weekend as part of its new “Save a Slice” initiative to help health care workers and restaurant employees on the frontlines of the coronavirus.

“We’ve gotten tremendous feedback from ‘Save a Slice’ initiative,” said Russell Alexander, founder of the firm. “We’re glad that we’ve found a way to help keep restaurants in business while recognizing the health-care workers on the front lines of this pandemic.”

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Ontario’s Russell Alexander Law Firm Gives Back to First Responders, Restaurant Employees with New Food Initiative

LINDSAY, ONTARIO—Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers has started a new weekly program to help two groups struggling during the coronavirus pandemic: first responders and restaurant workers.

With its “Save a Slice” initiative, an effort to provide food for first responders, the Ontario family law firm is buying pizza from local eateries and sending it to health care professionals on the front lines of the response.

For its inaugural event today, April 4, the firm ordered 50 pizzas from Lindsay, Ontario Italian restaurant Pane Vino to be delivered to the emergency room of Ross Memorial, a local hospital, to feed … more »

Congratulations to the Russell Alexander Law Firm Scholarship Winner

BROOKLIN, ON, August 27, 2019 — Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers, a family law firm committed to providing customized family law solutions, is excited to announce their scholarship recipient for the 2019/2020 academic year.  The recipient was selected based on a written essay, academic achievement, extracurricular participation, and community service.

After carefully reviewing all submissions, the Russell Alexander Law Firm Scholarship Fund was awarded to Lauren Kay of Mississauga, Ontario, as pictured above. She will receive $2,000 towards her post-secondary education. Lauren will be attending McMaster University this fall where she will be studying Humanities, Philosophy, and Law.

Lauren has … more »

Win 2 Tickets to NBA Finals Game 7 – Instagram Contest

Enter on Instagram for a chance to WIN 2 Tickets to NBA Finals Game 7 (if necessary) at the Scotiabank Arena in Toronto on June 16, 2019 🏀

The first 1000 eligible contestants will be entered into the draw.

Only eligible contestants who Subscribe to FamilyLLB on YouTube can earn a second bonus entry.

Contest ends on June 13, 2019 at 11:59 pm EST.

Winner will be announced on Friday afternoon June 14, 2019. Video of the draw will be posted on Instagram.

For full rules, regulations, terms and conditions, visit: RaptorsContest-RulesandRegulations-v2.PDF

Go Raptors! We The North! Goodluck to … more »

Win FREE Tickets – Jays vs. Yankees

Enter now on Instagram for a chance to win FREE tickets to see Jays vs. Yankees! ⚾️

 

Toronto Blue Jays vs. New York Yankees at the Rogers Centre on June 5th, 2019. To enter, go to this post on Instagram @familyllb and comment tagging up to 3 people you’d bring to the game with you. Watch the draw to announce the winner Live on Instagram at 12pm EST on May 29, 2019. 🎟 Winner has up to 48 hours to claim their tickets 🎫

 

 

You may submit one entry on Instagram only. Contest starts … more »

Hold The Date

Kawartha Collaborative Practice AGM event will tentatively take place on June 5th, 2019. This will be a dinner into the evening event. More details to follow.
 
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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
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