Carole Brown, a partner in the Insurance and Tort Liability Group and Securities Litigation Group at the Ottawa office of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP (BLG), has been selected to receive the Women's Law Association of Ontario (WLAO) Ottawa Chapter President's Award. Carole was selected for this award in recognition of her outstanding service within the profession and her leadership in advancing the position of women lawyers in Ontario. Carole is the immediate past president of the Ontario Bar Association and served on the Board of Directors of the Canadian Bar Association. The WLAO is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to advancing issues and causes relevant to women in the legal profession through education and awareness programs.