Blog


Francophone Representative The Francophone Representative is responsible for: Membership outreach and development of chapters at universities with legal programs in the French language Overseeing the planning and execution of the Civil Law Symposium à a weekend event that connects university students with French civil law practitioners through panels and networking events Serve as Chair of[…]

Read More

In all honesty, I’m not really phased by the fact that there are so few black people in my cohort. At the age of 15 I switched from a predominantly black public high school to a private high school where you could count the black people on one hand, or more accurately on a couple[…]

Read More

“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 avenues for academic achievement. As a result, many Black men in law school and the legal profession are relegated to encourage an unlearning and re-education of[…]

Read More

Hello and happy Black History Month! My name is Nicole Maylor and I am the Director of Advocacy for the Black Law Student Association of Canada. I am a second-year law student at the McGill Faculty of Law and welcome you all to this blog series titled The Future of the Legal Profession: The Black[…]

Read More