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About Omar Ha-Redeye

Omar Ha-Redeye is a Toronto lawyer and applied 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, George Brown College, 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, sat on both the CBA and OBA Council for several 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. In 2017, Omar received the Ted Rogers School of Management Teaching Award for Contract Lecturers at Ryerson University.

Posts by Omar Ha-Redeye

Special Convocation on the Future of Licensing

Go West – Life Is Patently Unreasonable There

Towards a National Security Regulator

Public Disclosure of Private Facts – Redux

New PIPEDA Breach Requirement Form

Tuition Burden Creates Barriers to Excellence

Roadside Drug Screening to Be Tested by Courts

Ticketmast Class Action Over Scalper Action

Here Be Unchartered Waters

Time for an Articling Student Union in Ontario

The Limitations of Student Evaluations

The Threat of Creeping Charterism

Telus Texts Not Intercepted When Stored

Juror Research Online and Mistrials

Gmail Confidential for Lawyers