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About Deanne Sowter

Deanne Sowter is a Research Fellow with the Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution at Osgoode Hall Law School, and a graduate student at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law. She is a two-time recipient of the OBA Foundation Chief Justice of Ontario Fellowship in Legal Ethics and Professionalism Studies (2015/16 and 2019/20). Her research focuses on legal ethics and family law. Previously, Deanne was a full-time faculty member at the University of Calgary, Faculty of Law, where she taught Legal Ethics, Family Law, Advanced Family Law, Negotiations, and Legislation.

Posts by Deanne Sowter

What Is Non-Adversarial Advocacy?

Coercive Control: What Should a Good Lawyer Do?