Category: News

Launch of CALA’s Diversity and Inclusion Page!

CALA is pleased to announce the launch of its Diversity and Inclusion page on its website.  Diversity and Inclusion is deeply rooted in the collective values our Chapter.  There is need to provide information, education and resources to assist in the promotion of these important topics.  CALA has created a D&I Committee to assist the […]

2021 Golf Tournament

Another great CALA Event! The 2021 Golf Tournament held at the Elbow Springs Golf Club had CALA Members and Business Partners enjoying a beautiful day with colleagues and friends. A special shout out to the Golf Committee for planning a wonderful social!.

Our New 2021/2022 Executive Board Members

President: Robert McLauchlin, Burnet Duckworth & Palmer LLP President Elect/VP Memberships: Michelle Zizek, Parlee McLaws LLP Past President: Andrea Boyle, Stikeman Elliott LLP VP Programs/Events:  AnneMarie Wensrich, Field Law LLP VP Education: Rada Baljak, Dentons Canada LLP VP Sponsorships: Susan Taylor-Heward, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP VP Communications: Rene Brenkman, BLG Treasurer: Vikram Adhikari, Osler, […]

Virtual AGM- April 13th, 2021

Our virtual AGM is complete, the votes are tallied and the financial statements were ratified.  Many thanks to Karryn Mysyk and Jennifer Carter-Squires who have left the Board and welcome to the new Board members, Cheryl Morgan and AnneMarie Wensrich.

2021 Presidents’ Award of Excellence

Once again CALA has received the 2021 Presidents’ Award of Excellence!  It is an honour bestowed by ALA to recognize Chapters for their effective and collaborative efforts to support ALA’s mission and goals.  Each year we strive to provide extensive professional development opportunities and develop collaborative environments to empower our Members to lead in the […]

CALA Business Partner Scavenger Hunt

Congratulations to Thursday’s Winner – Angela Wong! To thank everyone who took the time and responded over this past week, we did one final draw with all names in the pot! Congratulations – Michelle Zizek! Your Guusto gift cards are on the way! Thanks again, everyone!

Diversity to Inclusion: A Social Uprising

CALA would like to express gratitude to Jessica Mazzeo for her valuable information session on DIVERSITY TO INCLUSION: A SOCIAL UPRISING. Also, like to extend Thank you to everyone who were able to contribute their valuable time to make this Education event successful. #CalgaryALA

Do you know about our Great Resources page?

Resources Page under My Account has link to very important and useful links. Login to your Account today and check our awesome Resources Page. You will find links to Pages like ALA Event Calendar, Legal Management Magazine, ALA Career Resources and Articles (contains tool kit) and many more.

CALA Annual Strat Planning

Finally! CALA board members were able to sit together, to do Annual Strat planning for this year, with Social Distancing. Planning was different this year than any other due to on going Pandemic. Welcome to new board members Rene Brenkman and Rada Baljak to their first CALA meeting! Stay tunned, more updates on the way!

Our New 2020/2021 Executive Board Members

President:  Andrea Boyle, Stikeman Elliott LLP President Elect/VP Memberships: Robert McLauchlin, Burnet Duckworth & Palmer LLP Past President:  Karryn Mysyk, McLeod Law LLP VP Programs/Events: Susan Taylor-Heward, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP VP Education:  Rada Baljak, Dentons Canada LLP VP Sponsorships: Jennifer Carter-Squire, Bennett Jones SLP Treasurer:  Michelle Zizek, Parlee McLaws LLP VP Communications: Vikram […]