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Cover of Nexus Spring/Summer 2017

The Spring/Summer 2017 issue of Nexus features "The Wright Stuff"—Dean Cecil ‘Caesar’ Wright had a transformative vision for law school that still reverberates today.

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On the Stand


Jonathan Fried, LLB 1977

Around the globe and back again

Alumnus Jonathan Fried, LLB 1977, Coordinator for International Economic Relations at Global Affairs Canada, on life in government service—and the life-changing  Japanese tsunami.



Cecil Wright illustration

The Wright Stuff

Dean Cecil ‘Caesar’ Wright had a transformative vision for law school that still reverberates today.

After the Law Degree illustration

After the law degree

Co-curricular workshops on leadership and ‘cool’ careers launch—and students weigh new options.


GPLLM launches three new streams

A unique, executive-style graduate degree for lawyers and business leaders, the Global Professional LLM has launched three new streams in addition to its international business law focus: Innovation, Law and Technology; Canadian Law in a Global Context; and the Law of Leadership.

Eric Green

Arthur Bode, JD 1994, and Monique Rabideau, JD 1991

Why they gave

Deepening financial aid is Dean Edward Iacobucci’s key priority. These alumni took a step forward to help make the law school experience even more robust, with gifts matched by U of T’s Boundless campaign.

The Honourable Jack Major

Campaign supporters to date

The Faculty of Law is excited to start a new chapter in support of Dean Iacobucci’s key priority on student financial aid and student programs at the law school.  We wish to express our sincere thanks to the donors who have made generous gifts from May 1st, 2014 to the present. 

In Memoriam


Photo of Cheryl Anne Stacey Barlow

Remembering Cheryl Anne Stacey Barlow,  1972 – 2016

A bursary established by classmates to honour her surpassed their goal of $25,000, almost doubling in just a few months.



Convocation 2017

Convocation 2017

The Faculty of Law now has more than 200 new members in its alumni base, as the Class of 2017 officially graduated on Convocation Day, June 9, and celebrated with their family and friends.

Nota Bene


Bindu Cudjoe, LLB 1999

The new in-house

Bindu Cudjoe: “This is where my ambition has been set free.”