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About Omar Ha-Redeye

Omar Ha-Redeye is a Toronto lawyer and legal academic. He holds an LLM in Health Law from Osgoode Hall Law School, with coursework in Advanced Trial Advocacy.

Omar has a background in civil litigation, and operates out of Fleet Street Law, an incubator in Toronto for new and young law firms. He teaches law at Ryerson University, Seneca College and Centennial College.

Omar is actively involved in the Canadian Bar Association (CBA) and the Ontario Bar Association (OBA). He has sat on the OBA Board of Directors, and maintains a seat on Council for several consecutive years. He sits on the Editorial Board of the CBA's National Magazine, and is frequently interviewed by the media on legal issues.

Omar was named in 2011 one of the top 12 social media influencers practicing law in Canada. In 2012, he was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for promoting access to justice and advocacy on behalf of marginalized and discriminated populations. In 2015, he was awarded the OBA Foundation Award for exceptional contributions to improving the justice system and public legal education.

Posts by Omar Ha-Redeye

Making Canadian Culture Go Viral

Privacy Torts in the Unionized Context

Losing My Creed, or Lack Thereof

The Leap Year Proposal Law

The High Cost of Public Interest Litigation

Yet Another Privacy Tort Comes to Ontario

The Year of the Hybrid Cloud

Star Wars, Like All Things, Is Legal

When Even Trump Calls Foul on Scalia

Even Pedophiles Have Charter Rights

Drug Smuggling Lawyer Reversed on Appeal

Smart Lawyers Who Feel They Know Less