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Feb 17, 2022: 15:00 - 16:00

Black Women Leaders: Diversity in the Legal Profession

CPD Information: 1 hour of EDI Professionalism Credit

Pia-Lauren Reece, PhD


External Speakers: 
Sarah Coderre - Partner | Lawyer & Co-Founder, Bow River Law LLP
Tasha De Freitas - Senior Associate | Lawyer & Patent Agent, Torys LLP
Béatrice Ngatcha - Partner | Lawyer & Patent Agent, Lavery Lawyers

Join us to hear from trailblazing Black women who are thriving in the legal sector. Our esteemed panellists will explain how they have navigated challenges and seized opportunities to take their careers to where they are today.

Women and minority lawyers face barriers in the legal industry. In spite of these obstacles, legal professionals Sarah Coderre, Tasha De Freitas and Béatrice Ngatcha have worked within their firms and networks to build successful careers and promote allyship.

Black women in the legal sector continue to advance within the industry and pave the way for the next generation of leaders. Gain insight into how our speakers have advocated for diversity and inclusion and have followed their ambition to become leading professionals. Let’s celebrate these women, their passion and their commitment!

Topics include:

Diversity in the legal profession

How colleagues can be good allies and foster inclusive workplaces

Career path advice and how to overcome associated challenges

For information regarding our webinars and communications, please contact:
Bryan Jones | rsvp@airdberlis.com | 416.865.4745

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