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SABA 2021 Conference: Race and Identity in the Law

december, 2021

09dec12:30 pm5:00 pmSABA 2021 Conference: Race and Identity in the Law


Event Details

Join SABA Toronto for its 2021 conference, which promises to be an interesting look at how race and identity interact with the law. Don’t miss this event, just in time to get any last-minute professionalism or EDI hours for the year.*


Event Itinerary:
12:30pm – Opening Remarks
  • Devin Persaud (SABA President, Goodmans LLP)
  • SABA Partners and Friends
1:00pm to 2:00pm – Corporate Counsel: Getting Ahead and Battling Imposter Syndrome (1 hour professionalism)
  • Sony Ghokale (Deputy General Counsel, League)
  • Av Maharaj (Chief Administrative Officer and VP, Legal, Corporate Affairs and HR, The Kraft Heinz Company)
  • Hina Latif (General Counsel and Corporate Secretary, Mercedez-Benz Financial Services Canada Corporation)
  • Arun Krishnamurti (Counsel, Google Canada)
2:00pm to 3:00pm – Indigenous Law and the Constitution (1 hour EDI)
  • Presentation by Professor Karen Drake of Osgoode Hall Law School
3:00pm to 4:00pm – On the Shoulders of Giants: Sharing Stories of Trailblazing Women (1 hour EDI)
  • Justice Jodie-Lynn Waddilove (Ontario Court of Justice)
  • Sandeep Tatla (Chief Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Officer, Fasken)
  • Neena Gupta (Partner, Gowling WLG)
  • Sarah Malik (Crown Counsel, PPSC)
4:00pm to 5:00pm – Fireside Chat with the Honourable Russell Juriansz (retired Justice), in conversation with the Honourable Justice Hafeez Amarshi (1 hour professionalism)


(Thursday) 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm Eastern Time