Congratulations to our Vice President, Shaneka Taylor 2017 Precedent Setter Award Winner Photo courtesy of Lorne Bridgman and Precedent Magazine Full Article from Precedent Magazine located here. You can also find Shaneka’s full biography here.
These black female lawyers want to support the next Michelle Obama. Jenelle Ambrose, a lawyer with Dentons Canada LLP, said on Metro Morning that there’s no shortage of barriers faced by black female lawyers. Listen to Jenelle’s CBC Interview – Black Female Lawyers Network holds event to talk about overcoming barriers, nurturing future leaders.
The Black Female Lawyers Network congratulates its Founder and President, Denise Dwyer on receiving the 2017 YWCA Women of Distinction Award! On May 18, 2017, YWCA Toronto celebrated the 37th Annual Women of Distinction Awards, presented by Sun Life Financial, honouring the important work of remarkable women and raise... Read More
Ingrid Minott, Legal Counsel, Officer of the General Counsel at Deloitte, is photographed on Aug 31 2016. (Fred Lum/The Globe and Mail) You may wonder why the Black Female Lawyers Network need their own organization. Check out Ingrid’s interview with the Globe and Mail here to learn why.
HERstory in Black a digital photo series by howshehustles Photos courtesy of Ebti Nabag and howshehustles Meet 150 black women who have made a place in Canadian history, including our very own Jenelle Ambrose, Nicole Myers, Shaneka Taylor and Tanya Walker. Read CBC articles, biographies and watch videos here.