cpd webinar: Anti-Black Racism and the Legal Profession

On August 20, 2020, at noon East, the Canadian Bar Association will be holding a virtual panel of Black legal professionals at different stages of their legal careers to discuss anti-Black racism in the Canadian legal system and profession. Drawing on their personal experiences and expertise, panelists will speak about the challenges that the Canadian legal profession needs to confront, and the role of lawyers and legal organizations in combating systemic anti-Black racism in Canada.

The webinar will be presented in both English and French, with individual panels for each language. Cost is free for CBA members and $25 for non-members.

Click here for registration details for the English webinar and here for the French webinar.


  • Date: August 20, 2020
  • Time: 12:00pm Eastern
  • Duration: 90 minutes