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Looking for a Will?

Posted by Peel Law Association on 2 March 2023


Looking for a Will?

As a friendly reminder, the PLA website now has a page for posting Will Notices!

Check out our Will Notices page here: https://www.plalawyers.ca/will-notices.html

You can also find our page by clicking on the Will Notices link under the News & Notices tab at the top of our website.

There is no fee for postings.


Posted in:Will Notices  

PLA's Book Nook

Posted by Peel Law Association on 1 March 2023


Whether you need a break from reading case files, something to keep you awake while you wait for a jury to
return, or a new read for the weekend, be sure to check out the PLA Book Nook located in the PLA Lounge.

No sign-out required!



Posted in:Book Nook  

Hiring? Don't forget PLA's Jobsite

Posted by Peel Law Association on 28 February 2023


PLA Jobsite

As a friendly reminder, the PLA now hosting a Jobsite on our website. It includes job postings for lawyers, students, support staff, and other legal jobs.

Look for the green Jobsite button located at the top of every page of the PLA Website to access the PLA Jobsite. 

See the attached flyer for more details.

Posted in:Jobsite  

Introducing ... PLA's New Soundproof Booths

Posted by Peel Law Association on 27 February 2023


We are excited to share an innovative enhancement to the PLA library: two soundproof Kube booths. 

Need a discreet place to conduct a phone call? Need to participate in a video conference without interruptions or distractions?
We have a special space for you.

Each booth has an adjustable (and comfy) stool, a table ledge, an Ethernet port, a power outlet, and constant air circulation. 

Come into the PLA library to use our brand new booths - today!

As a special privilege, members may reserve a booth. Otherwise, first come, first served.


Posted in:News and Updates  

Book Spotlight - Child Victims in Canada's Justice System

Posted by Peel Law Association on 24 February 2023


Check out this resource in the PLA Library!

Child Victims in Canada’s Justice System
by Loree Armstrong Beniuk, Jo-Anne Hughes, and Jack Reynolds

Published: May 3, 2022 by Irwin Law


Chapter 1: Incidence of Child Sexual Abuse
Chapter 2: Human Trafficking
Chapter 3: Symptoms of Child Sexual Abuse
Chapter 4: Disclosing the Abuse
Chapter 5: The Investigation of Child Sexual Abuse
Chapter 6: The Role of Child and Youth Advocacy Centres
Chapter 7: Canada’s Court Structure
Chapter 8: The Rights of the Accused
Chapter 9: Participants in the Trial
Chapter 10: The Trial
Chapter 11: History of Law Reforms in Canada
Chapter 12: Criminal Law on Child Sexual Abuse
Chapter 13: Support for Child Witnesses
Chapter 14: Pre-trial Support
Chapter 15: Court Preparation
Chapter 16: Support for Children During and After the Trial
Chapter 17: Sentencing
Chapter 18: Assessment and Treatment of Children Who Have Experienced Sexual Abuse
Chapter 19: Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse
About the Authors

To learn more about this resource, click here.


This item is available to PLA Members in good standing for sign-out. PLA Members can sign-out up to three items for overnight use for a seven day period. Overdue charges may be applicable to items that are not returned by their due date.

If you are interested in signing out resources from the library, submit a book request to PLA library staff!

Not a member, but looking to become one? Please follow the link for the Membership Form and Fees. You may also contact the PLA Library Staff by email, and they will be happy to assist you. It only takes moments to join, and the PLA Library Staff can process memberships on the spot. Once payment is received, you can take advantage of all your PLA Membership Benefits, including discounts on CPD programs and social events.

As a friendly reminder, the Peel Law Association Library, Lawyers' Lounge and related services are open to all lawyers who are in good standing with the LSO, articling students, and LPP candidates.


Posted in:Book SpotlightLibrary ServicesMembership  

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