CRRF / FACL / OBA Event: Commemorating 30 Years of the Japanese Canadian Redress Agreement

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Please join FACL and the Canadian Race Relations Foundation at an event at the Ontario Bar Association on June 27, 2018 to celebrate Canadian Multiculturalism Day and the 30th Anniversary of the Japanese Canadian Redress Agreement! The event will include a screening of Swimming Upstream, a video produced by FACL founder, the Honourable Justice Maryka Omatsu, about» Read More

Event: Interview Strategies and Application Tips for Students and New Lawyers

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SABA Toronto and McMillan LLP have invited FACL members to participate in an interactive session on Interview Strategies & Tips for New Lawyers, Articling Students & Law Students with:  Tushara Weerasooriya, Partner at McMillan LLP (and current FACL Board Member!) Ananthan Sinnadurai from the Crown Law Office – MAG (Civil) Andre Bacchus, Assistant Director of» Read More

CABL Speed Mentoring Event

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FACL Ontario members are invited to the Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL) speed-mentoring event. This will be an excellent opportunity for mentors to pass on their professional experience, and for mentees to learn from experienced members. The event is scheduled for May 15, 2017 from 6pm to 8pm at the Law Society of Upper Canada» Read More

Osgoode Internationally Trained Lawyers Day 2017

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FACL Ontario members are invited to Osgoode’s 3rd Annual Internationally Trained Lawyers Day on Thursday, June 15th to celebrate Toronto’s vibrant and diverse legal professions. FACL Ontario members will receive complimentary tickets using the code FACL-17. Date & Time: Thursday, June 15, 2017 @ 12:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST Location: Osgoode Hall Law School (Ignat Kaneff Building), York» Read More

FACL Mentor-A-Thon 2016

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  **February 9, 2016 EDIT** We are now at capacity for Mentee tickets. Thanks for your interest! **February 18, 2016 EDIT** Due to popular demand, we have opened an additional block of 10 mentee tickets! Back by popular demand, this year’s FACL annual mentoring event will be held on Friday, February, 26, 2016!  We look forward» Read More