The Black Female Lawyers Network (BFLN) is a not-for-profit organization that was established in 2006. The BFLN provides students and practitioners in the field a forum to convene, share and learn from each other.
BFLN offers many opportunities for career development, education, mentoring and networking through programs on current legal topics, community engagement and various social events.
Our Core Value
Good Stewardship: We will foster an environment of respect and accountability.
Integrity: We will operate ethically and are committed to the highest standards of honesty in all our activities
Empowerment: We believe in a knowledgeable and empowered sisterhood.
Fairness & Equity: We believe that the opportunity to thrive economically and socially should be afforded to all. We are committed to diversity and inclusion in, and accessibility to, the legal profession.
Collaboration: We are collaborators, leveraging our collective strength and expertise.
We are an essential and influential voice in the legal profession – facilitating access, leveraging opportunities and fostering the well-being of our membership.
Benefits of Membership
Exclusive access to special events
Member-pricing for events and retreat
Raffle Tickets for Prizes at our Quarterly Lunches
Here is the list of community groups that attended. Please find out what they do & support THEIR work! This is just a small snapshot of MANY organizations & collectives doing great work in our city. Thx to their volunteers, boards, staff, youth and parents who watch with us.
UPDATE: BFLN invites you to our 2022 In-person summer social on Wednesday August 3, 2022 at 6:00 PM. Click on the link to get your tickets while they are still available. RSVP by 9:00 AM, August 3. We hope to see you there!
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/bfln-summer-social-tickets-388304016767 #blackwomen #summersocial
T-2 DAYS until our 15th Annual Sistahs-in-law retreat & fundraiser. We will be discussing: - Vicarious Trauma in the Legal Profession- Global Connections: Practicing from Home and Abroad- Meeting at the Intersections- Setting Your Boundaries: Your Role in Social Transformation- Tech and Social Media Ideas for Your BusinessYou don’t want to miss out! REGISTER NOW at bfln.ca/event/sistahs-in-law-retreat/... See MoreSee Less