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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

Some Legal Aid Can Never Be Costed

The Return of Textualism to the Court

No Tort of Harassment for You!

Implied License for Differential Treatment

Investigating Issues of Intersectionality

Creating the AI in Our Own Image

Ontario Courts Finally Go Digital (Almost)

A Judge’s Job Is Not a Minister’s Adviser

Fonting Fraud Reveals Sham Trust

An Uber Decision on Arbitration Clauses

The Big 3 Legal Issues for 2019

A Place Apart, Yet in the Community

CRTC Jurisdiction Over Broadcast Content

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