News Archives for ‘Presentations’

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 »

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 »

FDRIO Conference

Russell Alexander is looking forward to attending the Family Dispute Resolution Institute of Ontario (FDRIO) 2018 Conference: Through the Lens of Change. He will be co-presenting with Carrie Heinzl and Carolyn McAlpine on “Interdisciplinary Models of Collaborative Challenging Cases”.

Day 1 Schedule: (See Afternoon Workshop #2) https://www.fdrio.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/11/2018_DAY1_Conference-Schedule_v3.pdf

Register before November 19th : https://www.fdrio.ca/product/fdrio-conference-2018-2/more »

We are excited to be invited to speak at the IACP 19th Annual Networking and Educational Forum: Collaborative Creativity

We are excited to be invited to speak at the IACP 19th Annual Networking and Educational Forum: Collaborative Creativity

Our presentation will explore how a family business can be impacted when a Company ‘founder’ is involved in separation.  We will discuss:

• When both spouses are principals in the business

• When a second generation of the family joins the business.

• The effects on a range of stakeholders such as business partners and other investors.

• How spouses can cooperate to address the best interests of the children

• How spouses can agree to cooperate to address the best … more »

Russell Alexander is presenting at the Law Society of Upper Canada’s “Opening Your Law Practice: Getting Started, the Business of Law and Marketing” conference

Russell Alexander is presenting at the Law Society of Upper Canada’s “Opening Your Law Practice: Getting Started, the Business of Law and Marketing” conference September 16th, 2013 in Toronto.

This Conference will be a professionalism program that is jam-packed with readings, precedents, checklists, videos, and resources to help you develop a sound operational business plan. We follow this up with two interactive question-and-answer webcast sessions.… more »

Russell Alexander To Chair Family Law & Technology Conference

Russell is excited to be Chair of the Law Society of Upper Canada’s Family Law & Technology conference next summer in Toronto.

This Conference will be a professionalism program in the context of family law and will help lawyers discover how technology can enhance their practices by increasing efficiencies, maximizing marketing strategies and improve their client service capabilities.

We will provide further updates about this conference once we finalize our panel of speakers and program agenda.… more »