Changing Spaces: Dismantling Racism and Discrimination in the Legal Profession

January 27, 2021 @ 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM

Please join us for a dynamic discussion with legal professionals about diversity in the profession and the kinds of changes needed to make a difference!

• Judge Kusham Sharma (Manitoba Provincial Court)
• Penny L. Piper (Department of Justice Canada)
• Cindy Marshall (Family Law lawyer and Mediator, Calgary)

Moderator: Dr. Mary J. Shariff, Ph.D., Associate Dean Academic, J.D. Program

Panelists will discuss their own experiences with racism and discrimination through law school, articling and the workplace as well as the importance of dismantling discriminatory hiring practices.

Location: By Zoom, Link, and Registration: