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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

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

Tweets Are Almost the New Quotes

Wikipedia as Evidence in Federal Court

Online Anonymity in English

Google Launches Twitter Archive

Google to Address Buzz Privacy Concerns

How to Take Your Law Firm Paperless

Human Gene Patent Rejected by NY Court

Lawsuit Against Copper Mesa and Bill C-300

Government to Attempt Senate Reform. Again.