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Wellness: Crisis brewing over unique challenges facing racialized lawyers | Darryl Singer

Monday, August 21, 2017 @ 8:32 AM | By Darryl Singer

That racialized lawyers experience the same challenges in the legal profession as all lawyers is obvious. Less obvious to many is that racialized lawyers also experience challenges that are additional to and/or markedly different than those of non-racialized members of the profession. For too many years, the profession has turned a blind eye to this reality. However, that these unique hurdles are pervasive has finally become an accepted fact.

The truth of this is borne out in the recently released Challenges Faced by Racialized Licensees Working...