Documenting the life and career of Samuel Lerner, senior partner of the firm Lerner & Associates in London, Ontario. Interview topics include: family background; Jewish community in London; early military training; early work; education at Western University; Depression; Osgoode Hall, 1936-1939; Lerner & Lerner, London; World War II; effect of War on practice; Bencher, LSUC, 1979; committees; legal aid; Advocates' Society; Deputy Judge, Small Claims Court, 1979-; community service; clubs. Interview conducted by Christine J.N. Kates. File includes seven audio cassette recordings from a series of four interviews, a transcript (177 p.) and a copy of a release form.