8:30

coffee & registration


9:30

introductory note by Rachel kohut

9:45

three monologues on why law needs feminism

keynote: amanda ghahremani

10:00

10:30

feminist mentorship advocacy by WLMP

walk through of the day by forum organizers

Romita Sur | Karine Bedard | Joanne Murray

10:45


workshop 1

11:00

 

Mentorship | You Can Really Change the WorldPam MacEachernSenator Kim Pate [ENG] [*]

Student Experience | Sexual Violence: Culture, Strategies and Empowerment | Jo Murray & Bianca Tétrault [ENG] [*]

Firms & Legal Recruitment | Stratégies pour une approche féministe en pratique privée | Sophie Tremblay & Caroline Dion [*]

Alternative Legal Careers | Feminist Legal TeachingAlana KleinTina Piper [*]

Declaration Drafting | Feminist Legal Mentorship [V]

LNFB Headquarters | Imagining a Book of Portraits & Stories | Aliah El-Houni


workshop 2

12:00

 

Mentorship | Building Lady Tribes and Confidence | Martina Buchal | [ENG] [CANCELLED]

Alternative Legal Careers | A Female Investigator during an Armed Conflict | Nora Ahmetaj [NEW]

Student Experience | Allyship, Empowerment & Manifestations of Oppression : Don't Mess It Up | Jeansil Bruyère

Firms & Legal Recruitment | Flying Solo: Benefits & Challenges of Starting a Private Practice | Tatiana Gomez & Fedora Mathieu [*]

Alternative Legal Careers | Redéfinir l'alternative | Gabriella Rozankovic & Dominique Boutin | [FR] [*]

Declaration Drafting | Alternative Legal Careers | DALA: Droit Autrement / Legal Alternative

LNFB Headquarters | Strategic Planning | Rachel Kohut [V]


lunch from Bánh mi queen

vietnamese sandwiches (pork | falafel | chicken) + papaya salad + chips + bec soda + perrier

*gluten free options will also be available

1:00


workshop 3

2:00

 

Mentorship | Feminist Mentorship Advocacy | Women's Legal Mentorship Program | Gabriella Nudo [*]

Student Experience | Using a Wheelchair in Montréal: Marginalization in the City | Stephanie Chipeur & Anne-Sophie Berg [*] [ENG]

Firms & Legal Recruitment | Anne-France Goldwater [*]

Alternative Legal Careers | "If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door" - Milton BerleMona Lisa-Prosper [*]

Declaration Drafting | Firms and Legal Recruitment | Nigah Awj [V]

LNFB Headquarters | Constitution Drafting | TBA [V]


workshop 4

3:00

 

Mentorship | Be the mentor you wish you hadTara Mandjee [*][BIL]

Student Experience | Diversify the Law | Arwa Ahmed & Lina El Bakir [*]

Firms & Legal Recruitment | Left brain/Right brain: a problem of parity in the legal profession? | Healthy Legal Minds [*] [BIL]

Alternative Legal Careers | When Advocacy and Law Collide: My Lessons Learned from the #FreeHoma CampaignAmanda Ghahremani [*]

Declaration Drafting | Student Experience | Romita Sur [V]

LNFB Headquarters | National Forum 2018? | TBA [V]


4:00

Community panel

moderated by Yuan Stevens

direct polling on lnfb declarations

4:30

5:00 

Concluding Remarks: LNFB moving forward


dinner

5:30


drinks at le confessional

Collaborative Art Project Unveiling | Aquil Virani

DJ Devo B

8:00