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LAWPRO’s practicePRO initiative provides risk management, claims prevention and law practice management information to Ontario lawyers. Our resources, precedents and checklists will help you take proactive steps to avoid a legal malpractice claim, and show you how to grow a successful and thriving law practice.

"Avoid A Claim" Blog

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What's New

  • Convocation approves 2014 Insurance Program: on September 25, 2013, Convocation of the Law Society of Upper Canada approved LAWPRO's 2014 insurance program for Ontario lawyers. See the Report to Convocation for details of this year's program.
  • Annual Legal Check Up: To help lawyers remind their clients to check up their "legal health", LAWPRO has created the Annual Legal Health Check-up (in Word and PDF formats). It is a non-exhaustive list of common legal issues that arise in a client's personal or business life.
  • New Member Assistance Plan (MAP) from Homewood Human Solutions: the Law Society of Upper Canada and LAWPRO have chosen Homewood Human Solutions as the provider for a new Member Assistance Plan for Ontario lawyers, law students, and licensed paralegals. For details, see this announcement from Homewood.
  • Checklists page: We have put all the practicePRO checklists, including the new Domestic Contract Matter Toolkit and Commercial Transactions checklist in one convenient location.

Practice Aids

... plus many more articles, checklists and precedents for dealing with a wide variety of practice management issues.

For a full list of all that practicePRO has to offer download our Guide to Resources.

LawPRO Magazine

LawPRO Magazine: September 2014
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