Guiding Lawyers To Be the Best They Can Be
The Fundamental Ideals of the Legal Profession
From: Why Good Lawyers Matter
Description of the fundamental ideals of lawyers and how they may be advanced.
Stephen T. Goudge
Justice Stephen T. Goudge graduated in law from the University of Toronto. He practised a wide range of litigation for a national firm before being appointed to the Court of Appeal for Ontario in 1996. He has lectured on many subjects at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. Since 2001 he has taught a course to all first-year students on professionalism and legal ethics. He has been a member of the chief justice of Ontario’s Advisory Committee on Professionalism for the last decade.