TORONTO – The Ontario Bar Association’s Family Law Section is pleased to announce that it will present its 2007 Award for Excellence in Family Law to Martha McCarthy. She will be honoured at an award ceremony to be held in Toronto on May 30, 2007. The selection of McCarthy is in recognition of her outstanding achievements and contributions to the practice of Family law in Ontario and across Canada.

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