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Trauma-informed Approaches for Current and Future Lawyers with Dr. Pavna K. Sodhi

Women’s Legal Mentorship Program (WLMP) presents: Trauma-informed Approaches for Current and Future Lawyers with Dr. Pavna K. Sodhi
During this WLMP webinar, Dr. Pavna K. Sodhi will discuss various therapeutic and decolonized approaches to supporting clients who have experienced trauma. Dr. Sodhi will provide an understanding of what trauma is, how trauma manifests, therapeutic processes to overcoming trauma, and trauma-informed and culturally responsive approaches legal professionals, no matter where they are in their legal career, can integrate into their practice.
This online event is open to all WLMP members. You must be a member to attend, and identity and membership verification will occur during registration.

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It’s not criminal to ask questions

It’s not criminal to ask questions.
Got questions about working in Canadian criminal defence law? Wondering what the life of a criminal defence lawyer looks like?
Then sign up for the Women’s Legal Mentorship Program’s (WLMP) and Women in Canadian Criminal Defence’s (WiCCD) Virtual Speed Mentoring on Thursday, November 10, 2022.

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WLMP’s Successful Summaries 101 for Law Students Webinar

Women’s Legal Mentorship Program’s (WLMP) is hosting a skills based panel event focused on effectively summarizing information is a critical legal skill for law students, articling students and lawyers.WLMP’s Successful Summaries 101 for Law Students panel event is happening on Tuesday October 18, 2022 at 3:30PM PST/6:30PM EST.

Lead the Change – Join the WLMP’s National Student Leadership Circle

Women’s Legal Mentorship Program (WLMP) understands that not everyone has the same access to student leadership opportunities. Plus, it can be hard to balance your desire to make a difference and your busy law school life.

That’s why the WLMP offers national student leadership opportunities that allow you to lead the change from where you are. Whether at home or in your law school. Then consider applying for our two new WLMP’s National Student Leadership positions.

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Are You a WLMP Local Legal Leader?

Are You a WLMP Local Legal Leader?
Interested in creating a positive braver national space for self-identifying Canadian women in law through integrative mentorship, equity and leadership in your region?
Then check out the WLMP’s Local Legal Leaders Committee Opportunities.

WLMP Events Team Volunteer Committee Opportunities

Balancing your desire to make a difference and your busy law school life can be hard. That’s why the Women’s Legal Mentorship Program (WLMP) offers Volunteer From Home student committee opportunities.

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Take Your WLMP Peer Mentoring to the Next Level

Join the WLMP for an information session on our WLMP Peer Leadership Certificate™ Program. Learn more about the WLMP, the programs we offer and how to attain your certificate through this specialized program.

The event is held twice on September 28th to accommodate different time zones. One session will be held at 3:00PM PST/6:00PM EST and another will be held at 6:00PM PST/9:00PM EST.

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New Law Jobs Posts Are Up!

New Jobs Posts Are Up!
That’s right we have new law job postings that include posting with Justice Canada, CBC and boutique law firms.

WLMP Update Regarding Covid-19. Read More