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About Omar Ha-Redeye

Omar Ha-Redeye is a Toronto lawyer and legal academic.

He has a background in civil litigation, and operates out of Fleet Street Law, an incubator in Toronto for new and young law firms. He is a scholar-in-residence at Garfin Zeidenberg LLP, and 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 is the immediate past Chair of the OBA Young Lawyers Division (Central), and has sat on the OBA Board of Directors and Council.

He 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.

Omar is currently completing his LLM in Health Law at Osgoode Hall Law School.

Posts by Omar Ha-Redeye

No Agreement on Legal Aid Funding

Surge of Requests to Be “Forgotten” Online

The Trouble With Kerning and Spacing

Bush-Era Legal Memos on Warrantless Wiretapping

Diagramming for Statutory Interpretation

Litigation Coaching by Judges

Competence for the Low-Tech Lawyer

Use of CRA Audits for Political Means

The Laws of 2014 FIFA World Cup

Dress Down for Success

You Are All Nerds

Career Coaching Begins in Law School

Can the Oil Sands Fuel a Legal Resurgence?

BCCLA Files Class Action for Spying by CSEC