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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

The Humpty Dumpty Ruling

Incrimination by TwitPic

Canada – the Best Kept Secret in the U.S.

Canadian Clinical Legal Education Conference

Mixed Martial Arts Coming to Ontario

Greetings From Niagara

BlackBerry Deal Reached in KSA

Review of UK Takeover Bid Regulations

Long-Term Strategies for the Long-Tail

Google Pulls Nexus Phone From Website

Questions About the David Cowling Lawsuit

Google Will Move Ahead in China

When Cities Are Laid to Waste

The Secret G20 Law Nobody Heard About

Insite Leave Granted to SCC

SCOTUS Rules on Conrad Black

Injunction Sought Against Sound Cannons

Is There Any Leisure in Law?

What Are Lawyers Charging?

ICC Resolution on Crime of Aggression

A New Vote on Abortion?

Articling Students in Need