Learn how your peers are dealing with common challenges, celebrate their achievements and stay up to date on what is happening in the in-house community.


Come Join Us “In the House with In-House”

  • May 07, 2020
  • Lynne Yryku

The CCCA’s new webinar series, "In the House with In-House," explores the key issues you are facing and how your colleagues are overcoming them. These short webinars share the real-life experiences of in-house counsel in various industries and sectors as they talk about the challenges created by the pandemic and look to the post-pandemic world.

Cold Networking and Comfort Zones: Lessons for Professional Development

  • March 29, 2020
  • Barbara De Dios

Several months ago, I attended a networking event by myself for the first time. I decided it was time to make more connections in my legal community even if the circumstances were outside of my comfort zone. Following that evening, I continued on this path, reaching out through cold messages to in-house counsel throughout my city—and have grown in ways I never would have otherwise been able.

Bringing Great Things to Life

  • March 13, 2020
  • Lynne Yryku

As Senior Legal Counsel, Canada, at the Mastercard Foundation, Philip Milley, CIC.C, contributes to his organization's development and expansion in many ways. Learn how he uses his legal and business skills for good.

Preparing for the Future Together

  • December 13, 2019
  • Lynne Yryku

Profile: Christine Desaulniers and Frédéric Pérodeau talk about the importance of creating supportive networks, being open to new ideas and planning for the future.

How to be a Better Board Member

  • September 13, 2019
  • Amee Sandhu, CCEP-I

The board of directors sits at the strategic, not operational, level, with a multitude of fiduciary responsibilities and liabilities. To understand and better work with it, it helps to seek out training and get a taste of what it is like to sit on a board. This author did just that and says her experience was invaluable for her, both professionally and personally.

A Master in the Art of Connection

  • September 13, 2019
  • Lynne Yryku

Profile: Sébastien Guénette - Being head of legal at a new company may be challenging but it is also exhilarating, which makes it a perfect fit for this sky-diving lawyer. Sébastien shares what drives his priorities, how he gives back and how you can too.

Diversity, Leadership & Balance

  • June 13, 2019
  • Lynne Yryku

Profile: Leola Pon - Being GC at an organization as large and in the public eye as the Toronto District School Board has its unique challenges and rewards. Leola shares her experiences as a legal and diversity leader, and the importance of balancing her priorities.

Announcing the 2019 CCCA Award Winners

  • May 14, 2019
  • Karen Sadler

A round of applause goes out to this year’s CCCA award winners! During the National Conference, members were recognized for their exceptional contributions to both the CCCA and the wider legal community.