3 results for group: key-advisors

Alayna Miller

Alayna practices at Mann Lawyers in Ottawa, where she focuses on employment, human rights, and labour law for employers, employees, service providers, and patrons. She serves on the Human Rights Committee of the National Council of Canadian Muslims (NCCM). Her post-secondary education began at Harvard University, where she graduated in 2003 with a Bachelor’s degree in English and American Literature and Language. In 2006 she completed her Bachelor of Laws at the University of Western Ontario. She was called to the bar in 2007 and within a year focused her practice solely on employment, labour, and human rights.  She received her Executive ...

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Faisal Bhabha

Faisal Bhabha is the organization's legal adviser and chair of the NCCM National Security Policy Committee. He is an Associate Professor of Law at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto. He has researched and published in the areas of constitutional law, multiculturalism, law and religion, disability rights, national security and access to justice. Previously, Prof. Bhabha sat as Vice-chair of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario. He holds an LLM from Harvard Law School and carried on a varied public and private law practice, appearing before administrative boards and tribunals and at all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC). ...

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Mihad Fahmy

Mihad Fahmy is a lawyer and chair of the NCCM Human Rights Committee. In this capacity, she leads the NCCM's anti-discrimination legal advocacy and strategic dispute resolution for human rights cases. She is a graduate of Queen’s University Faculty of Law and was called to the Bar in 1997. She went on to obtain her Master of Laws (LL.M) with a focus on minority rights and constitutional law. Mihad has practiced union-side labour law for over 10 years, regularly representing unions at grievance arbitrations and mediations. Her practice also focuses heavily on human rights and advising employees who have experienced discrimination in the workpla...

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