About SABA

The South Asian Bar Association of Toronto is the GTA’s premier legal organization dedicated to promoting the objectives of South Asian members of the legal profession. Members of SABA include lawyers that self-identify as South Asian or are of South Asian origin, and lawyers that advocate on issues of relevance to the South Asian community

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News and Announcements

The South Asian Bar Association (SABA) of North America wishes Deep Rai a speedy recovery from the gunshot wounds he suffered on March 4, 2017, in Kent, Washington. While Mr. Rai was in his driveway working on his car, an unidentified assailant approached him and told him “to go back to your own country.” During…

WASHINGTON – The South Asian Bar Association of North America (SABA) and National Asian Pacific American Bar Association (NAPABA) condemn President Trump’s new executive order that includes many of the discriminatory provisions of his earlier order, which also sought to stop refugees from entering the United States and halt immigration from several Muslim-majority countries. These…

Congratulations to Jayashree Goswami, who has been appointed to the Ontario government’s Anti-Racism Strategic Plan Consultation Group. A Better Way Forward: Ontario’s 3-Year Anti-Racism Strategic Plan is the province’s commitment to change the way we do things and break down barriers to advance racial equity. This means reviewing government policies, programs and services to find…

Are you interested in getting more involved with The Advocates’ Society? The Young Advocates’ Standing Committee (YASC) welcomes applications from enthusiastic TAS members (under 10 years of call) to join the committee for a two year term, starting in June 2017. Application deadline is March 31, 2017. For more information and to apply, click here.

Halton Healthcare (with 3 locations in Georgetown, Oakville and Milton) is recruiting a new Board member for their Board of Directors. In order to meet the geographic criteria stipulated by their governance by-laws, for this upcoming vacancy, it is actively seeking potential Board Member candidates who reside in the Town of Oakville. Additionally, it is…

Last year, Ontario and the Law Society of Upper Canada asked the Honourable Annemarie E. Bonkalo to lead a review to consider whether a broader range of service providers could deliver certain family legal services. Ontario and the Law Society are now seeking public feedback on Justice Bonkalo’s recommendations. People can submit feedback online until…

For Immediate Release February 24, 2017 The South Asian Bar Association of North America (SABA) expresses its deepest condolences to the victims and their families who fell prey to the senseless acts of violence in Kansas. Reports and witnesses indicate that the motivation for these crimes was rooted in anti-Muslim hate, xenophobia and racism. While…

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