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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, 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. In 2017, Omar received the Ted Rogers School of Management Teaching Award for Contract Lecturers at Ryerson University.

Posts by Omar Ha-Redeye

The Best in Digital Marketing

The Bully at School Goes High Tech – Part 1

Using Social Media to Reduce Crime Risk

Bogus Car Insurance Scams Revealed

Caledonia Class-Action Settlement

Pride 2011

UofO Law Prof Sues for Libel

It’s the End of Judges, Not the Lawyers

Facebook Facial Recognition

Law Tech Camp Toronto

Insite Hearings on CPAC

Vaccine Debate Reopened With New Study

Shoppers Ruling Granted Leave to Appeal

Sony Responds to Playstation Data Theft

SCC Decision in Fraser v. Ontario

Could Guest Bloggers Sue?

Osler BPSAA Advice Receives Critique

FSCO Review of Catastrophic Impairment

Public Safety Canada: Networking With Risk

Citing Blogs in Law Journals

The Facebook Lawsuits

Amending Claims During Ongoing Mediation