Panel discussion with top internationally trained lawyers

The University of Toronto will discuss what it takes to make it as an internationally trained lawyer

By Todd Harrison

On Tuesday January 25th, 2011


ITLPThe Internationally Trained Lawyers Program at the U of T Faculty of Law is hosting a “fireside chat” on February 9, featuring a panel of leading internationally trained lawyers.

The event, titled Success and Serendipity: The Journeys of ITL Role Models, begins at 3pm in the Bennett Lecture Hall at the U of T Faculty of Law and will feature an “informal discussion about ITL experiences and backgrounds, current work, and the paths taken along the way.” A reception follows the event.

Panellists include:

  • Peter Hogg, Scholar in Residence, Toronto Office, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Rebecca Huang, Associate, Litigation, Bennett Jones LLP
  • Allan C. Hutchinson, Distinguished Research Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
  • Archana Medhekar, Sole Practitioner, primarily in the area of Family Law
  • Prakash Narayanan, Associate, Business and International Trade and India Practice Groups, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Obiora Chinedu Okafor, Professor, International Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University

The discussion will begin with introductory remarks by University of Toronto Faculty of Law Dean Mayo Moran and Gina Alexandris, director of the Internationally Trained Lawyers Program.

Click here to register. There’s no charge to attend, but space is limited and advance registration is required.