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Equity Advisory Group

Mandate

To assist the Equity and Indigenous Affairs Committee/Comité sur l'équité et les affaires autochtones (EAIC), in the development of policy options for the promotion of equity and diversity in the legal profession by:

  • Identifying and advising the Committee on issues affecting equity communities, both within the legal profession and relevant to those seeking access to the profession;
  • Providing input to the Committee on the planning and development of policies and practices related to equity, both within the Law Society and the profession; and
  • Commenting to the Committee on Law Society reports and studies relating to equity issues within the profession. Members of the Equity Advisory Group 

Members

Individual Members

Krishna Badrinarayan
Jacqueline Beckles
Nima Hojjati
Prasanna Balasundaram
Fatema Dada
Kyle Elliott
Kate Forget
Romona Gananathan
Sasha Hart
Michelle Liu
Njeri Damali Sojourner-Campbell
Djawid Taheri

Organizational Members

Organization Representative
AJEFO Liliana Mora
Arab Canadian Lawyers’ Association Dania Majid
ARCH Disability Law Centre Mariam Shanouda
Canadian Association of Black Lawyers Kristian Ferreira
Canadian Association of Nigerian Lawyers Eyitayo Dada
Canadian Hispanic Bar Association Natalia Rodriguez
Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers Mabel Lai
Law Students’ Society of Ontario Ocean Enbar
Ontario Association of Black Paralegals Royland Moriah
Roundtable of (Legal) Diversity  Associations Juliet Knapton
South Asian Bar Association of Toronto Vibhu Sharma
Women’s Law Association of Ontario Najma Jamaldin

 To contact EAG please email eag@lso.ca

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