We are excited to invite you to the launch of the Global Lawyers of Canada (GLC)! Our keynote speaker will be Chima Nkemdirim, QC, and Chief of Staff to the Mayor of Calgary, who is also a lawyer by training. Chima was a partner with a prominent national firm before stepping into his current role.
GLC is a non-profit organization that aims to promote a diverse and competitive legal market in Canada by building partnerships and alliances within the legal community to support internationally trained and globally minded legal professionals. The GLC will achieve this through fostering professional mentoring, advocacy and community engagement.
This is a great opportunity to meet and mingle with some great legal and industry professionals in your city, along with supporting our internationally trained lawyers. You want to be there, so save the date!
Date: Thursday November 5, 2015
Time: 6:00 – 8:00pm
Location: McCarthy Tétrault LLP, Suite 4000, 421 7th Avenue SW, Calgary AB T2P 4K9
Light appetizers and drinks will be provided
Keynote: “Why Diversity is Important to the Industry” – Mr. Chima Nkemdirim, QC, and Chief of Staff to the Mayor of Calgary
Admission is free. We ask that all invitees please RSVP by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Global Lawyers of Canada