Committees and Working Groups


The Equity and Aboriginal Issues Committee/Comité sur l`équité et les affaires autochtones:

  • Develops for Convocation's approval, policy options for the promotion of equity and diversity in the legal profession and for addressing all matters related to Aboriginal peoples and French-speaking peoples; and,
  • Consults with the Equity Advisory Group, Rotiio' taties, Association des juristes d'expression francaise de l'Ontario (AJEFO), women and equity-seeking communities in the development of such policy options.



Julian Falconer, Chair Janet Leiper, Chair
Susan Hare, Vice-Chair         Beth Symes, Vice-Chair
Constance Backhouse Peter Festeryga
Avvy Go Howard Goldblatt
Jeffrey Lem Marian Lippa
Dow Marmur Barbara Murchie
Judith Potter Susan Richer


Working Groups of Equity & Aboriginal Issues Committee:

  • Aboriginal Working Group
  • Human Rights Monitoring Group
  • Challenges Faced by Racialized Licensees Working Group