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Feb 16, 2021 - Mar 2, 2021

Complimentary Video Interview - Dr. Hadiya Roderique, Author, "Black on Bay Street" - Access February 16 - March 2, 2021

CPD Information: 40 Minutes of EDI Professionalism Credit

David Mba

External Speaker: Dr. Hadiya Roderique



We are proud to offer this on-demand video interview featuring Dr. Hadiya Roderique, author of the influential 2017 Globe and Mail article "Black on Bay Street" and former Bay Street employment and human rights lawyer. Join Aird & Berlis associate David Mba as he poses questions related to Dr. Roderique's career, Black inclusion in the legal sector and ways to foster positive changes.

Topics include:

Lessons learned since her 2017 Globe and Mail article "Black on Bay Street"

Professional development advice for Black lawyers and law students

Insight on attracting Black students and retaining Black talent for lawyers and law firms

Perspective on Black inclusion in the legal sector since the racial justice movement of 2020

Advice for non-Black lawyers on ways to be good allies and promote inclusion

For information regarding our on-demand videos, webinars and communications, please contact: Kassey Gonzales | | 416.865.3409

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