Jun 8, 2018
Osler is proud to announce that Dale Ponder, the National Co-Chair of the firm, has received a “Lifetime achievement” award in connection with the Euromoney Legal Media Group Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2018, which were presented on June 7 at the JW Marriott Essex House in New York. Osler also won “Best gender diversity initiative by a national firm (North America)” for its Legal Professional Resource Group the Osler Women Lawyers Network (OWLN). Created by and for members of the Osler community, OWLN encourages and supports the advancement of women through social and networking events, informal mentoring and coaching, recruitment programs and other initiatives.
The seventh annual Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards recognize the individuals, teams and firms setting a new standard in progressive work practices and leading the way in their field. The firm awards also celebrate the best initiatives in a number of areas, including gender diversity, innovation and mentoring. Nominations for the awards are based on preliminary research and submissions.
Osler holds a longstanding commitment to gender diversity and supporting the advancement of women and is proud to play a role in supporting diversity and inclusion within the legal industry, communities and our firm. Our history of dynamic female leadership has been integral to shaping the firm we are today, and we are dedicated to developing processes and programs to support the professional advancement of our female lawyers at all levels and in all areas of expertise.
Learn more about the Euromoney Legal Media Group Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2018.