Media Advisory - Legal Aid lawyers calling for equal access to collective bargaining rights

Legal Aid lawyers calling for equal access to collective bargaining rights (CNW Group/Legal Aid Ontario Lawyers' Organizing Campaign)

TORONTO, Sept. 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Legal Aid lawyers will be joined by high-profile supporters to speak about the importance of a new campaign to gain access to collective bargaining rights enjoyed by other groups of provincial public sector lawyers. Spokespeople will highlight what is at stake for the predominantly female and racially diverse group of lawyers, and the disadvantaged clients they represent.

What:  Media Conference
   
When:   Tuesday, September 24th, 9 am
   
Where: Queens Park Media Studio
   
Who:    
  Clayton Ruby, Defence Lawyer
  Heather McGregor, CEO of YWCA Toronto
  Diane O'Reggio, Women's Legal Education and Action Fund
  Jillian Rogin, Legal Aid Lawyer and Campaign Chair



 

SOURCE Legal Aid Ontario Lawyers' Organizing Campaign

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For further information:

For media Inquiries, please contact:
Katrina Miller, 647-272-5024
Bill Fitzpatrick, 416-886-3793