CBA Practicelink Partnership Toolkit


Retirement Planning

  • July 09, 2010
  • The Canadian Bar Association

The best, perhaps only, way to reach your retirement objectives is to identify your financial goals early and take the necessary steps to achieve them.

Before you say yes

  • May 15, 2010
  • The Canadian Bar Association

Podcast: A dialogue with Gary H. Luftspring

The quest for partnership

  • May 13, 2010
  • The Canadian Bar Assocation

Podcast: The road to partnership is challenging. There are long hours. There's competition to get good work and get noticed. Sometimes there's no one to talk to. Three associates share their dreams and what they are doing to increase their chances of making partner.

Deciding to take a different track

  • May 05, 2010
  • The Canadian Bar Assocation

Podcast: Partnership is not the ultimate measure of success for all lawyers. Hear from three lawyers who have chosen a different career path. They made the choice that was best for them and they are excelling.

Is the world different after you make partner?

  • January 26, 2010
  • The Canadian Bar Assocation

Podcast: Three new partners talk about the transition from associate to partner. They reflect on what changed and how they feel about their new partnership responsibilities. They offer some advice about things to consider before accepting a partnership offer.

"Fit" from the partners' point of view

  • January 25, 2010
  • The Canadian Bar Assocation

Podcast: Some law firms set out their expectations of would-be partners clearly. Other law firms make the partnership process more of a mystery. Hear from two managing partners who know exactly what they want to see in associates before asking them to become a partner.)