Our Mandate


BLSA Canada connects generations to ensure the continued growth and success of the Black legal community. Sign up now to participate!


BLSA Canada seeks to create a sense of community and belonging for Black law students.


We provide our members with an opportunity for valuable practical experience at our annual Julius Alexander Diversity Moot.


Ultimately, BLSA Canada exists to support Black law students towards a successful legal career. To that end, our executive is always available to talk - the BLSA is committed to helping you any way it can.

Latest News

Tiered Diversity by Charles Campbell

“Wow! You're in law school?” “You must be really smart, huh?” “Are you a basketball player?” These questions symbolize balancing limited societal expectations of Black men with barely accessible ...

The future is now, and in our hands – Hodson Harding

As we enter into Black History Month, our focus should be on the future: supporting and mentoring the next generation of black men and women entering the legal profession. ...

Upcoming Events

OCT. 14th: Pre Law Pro Tips: BLSA Canada with U of T Law

BLSA and the University of Toronto Faculty of Law are cooperating to hold an event to help YOU get into law school. We'll have a session on writing personal statements and a panel of lawyers discussing what practicing law is like as a visible minority. Click here to RSVP.