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Hispanic Heritage Month Program

October 15, 2019, 5:30PM to 8:30PM
Hispanic Heritage Month Program

Canada and the Americas: The Legal Dimensions of Mobility & Migration

Join the Law Society of Ontario and the Canadian Hispanic Bar Association on October 15, 2019, for our annual Hispanic Heritage Month celebration.

This year’s program will feature a panel discussion with immigration and refugee law experts on Latin American migration to Ontario. The panelists will also discuss the Safe Third Country agreement; ongoing access to justice issues, and opportunities for economic migration. The panel discussion will be followed by a networking reception.

The panel will be moderated by Rolando Aguilera, Legal Counsel, Indigenous Justice Division at the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General, and will feature:

  • Francisco Rico-Martinez, Co-Director of FCJ Refugee Centre
  • Barbara Jackman, Barrister and Solicitor, Jackman Nazami and Associates
  • Gabriela Martinez, Barrister and Solicitor, Gabriela Martinez Law
  • Andrew Carvajal, Partner, Desloges Law Group

October 15, 2019
Panel discussion: 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Reception: 7:00 – 8:30 p.m.
Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto

This public event is free, but space is limited and registration is required. For additional information, and to register, please visit: | 416-947-3413 | 1-800-668-7380, ext. 3413

Photographs and video taken at this public event will be used in Law Society and partner organization print and online publications.