REMINDER: “Meet & Greet” with Racialized and Equity-Seeking Bencher Candidates

Date & Time: Tuesday, March 3, 2015, from 6:00pm to 9:00pm
Location: Law Society of Upper Canada, Convocation Hall

This event, organized as a special meeting of the Roundtable of Diversity Associations (RODA), highlights and promotes racialized and equity-seeking Bencher candidates from RODA member associations.  FACL is a member of RODA, and this will be your chance to meet the Bencher candidates in person.  From FACL, the following Bencher candidates are attending:

Lee Akazaki
Henry Chang
Avvy Go
Jeffrey Lem
Sandra Nishikawa

FACL encourages all members to vote in the upcoming Bencher elections, and increase the numbers of minority Benchers at Convocation.


RODA’s member associations: Arab Canadian Lawyers Association; Association of Chinese Canadian Lawyers of Ontario; Canadian Association of Black Lawyers; Canadian Association of South Asian Lawyers; Canadian Hispanic Bar Association; Canadian Italian Advocates Organization; Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers;  Hellenic Canadian Lawyers Association; Iranian Canadian Legal Professionals; Korean Canadian Lawyers Association; Macedonian Canadian Lawyers; OBA Equality Committee; Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity Caucus; South Asian Bar Association of Toronto; Toronto Lawyers Association; Women’s Law Association of Ontario.