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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, 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.

Posts by Omar Ha-Redeye

Federal Court Awards PIPEDA Damages

Rating Law Enforcement Online

Judging a Lawyer by Their Cover

WikiLeaks Are Here to Stay

Mean Guys Do Finish Last

Contingency Fees in Family Suits

Reconsidering Online Defamation Damages

Using Chrometa for Time Management

Appeal of Gomery Quashing Denied

Using Doodle for Motion Scheduling

LinkedIn Adds Martindale-Hubbell Ratings

The Charter Right to Criticize a Prof

DOJ Review of FBI Investigations

SCJ Jurisdiction Over Academic Disputes

The Dean’s Blog

OBA Online Video Library

George Galloway Decision Released

The Real Truth About Truth in Sentencing

Is It Finally Over? (Not Quite)

HRTO Complaint Against Windsor Law

Ageism and the Legal Workplace

The Humpty Dumpty Ruling

Incrimination by TwitPic

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