Staff Introductions: Chanel Pabla

Name: Chanel Pabla Title: Head of Events (2020-2021) Law School: Thompson Rivers University Faculty of Law, Class of 2022 Background: I am an Indo-Canadian born and raised in Vancouver, BC. My family immigrated to Vancouver in the 1970s, and worked very hard to ‘flip the script’ on raising and educating daughters within our family and […]

Staff Introductions: Vanessa Colton

Name: Vanessa Colton Title: Head of Student Initiatives Law School: University of Toronto Faculty of Law, Class of 2022 Background: I grew up in a small rural town called Schomberg. My father is a business owner and my mother is a dental hygienist, therefore I am not first-generation student by its basic definition, as my […]

Staff Introductions: Daniel Choi

Name: Daniel Choi Title: Head of Fundraising Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2022 Background: I was born in Seoul, South Korea, but I moved to Toronto at the age of 2 and stayed there ever since. My upbringing emphasized the importance of work ethic. Throughout my undergraduate degree, I held multiple part-time […]

Staff Introductions: Tiyam Shiribabadi

Name: Tiyam Shiribabadi Title: Vice President Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2021 Background: I was born in Montreal and grew up both in Montreal and Toronto. My parents immigrated to Canada from Iran. While being a first generation student has its challenges, it has also provided me with the unique opportunity to […]

Staff Introductions: Shantel Perry

Name: Shantel Perry Title: Head of Student Life (2019-2020) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2020 Background: I was born in Toronto but grew up in Mississauga. I am the daughter of parents who immigrated to Canada from a small Caribbean island known as Grenada. Memorable Moment in Law School: My most memorable moments in law school are […]

Staff Introductions: Jordan Crocker

Name: Jordan Crocker Title: Head of Sponsorship and Finance (2019-2020) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2022 Background: I was born in New Westminster and raised in Maple Ridge, British Columbia. I come from a mixed family, with both of my grandfathers being born in Europe and other parts of my family immigrating […]

Staff Introductions: Deniz Samadi

Name: Deniz Samadi Title: Head of Events (2019 – 2020) Law School: Queen’s University Faculty of Law, Class of 2021 Background: I was born and raised in and around the Toronto area. I come from a proud Iranian-Canadian family, who have instilled in me the classic Persian spirit of hospitality, kindness, and respect for a well-brewed cup […]

Staff Introductions: Tiyam Shiribabadi

Name: Tiyam Shiribabadi Title: Head of Mentorship (2019-2020) Law School: Osgoode Hall, Class of 2021 Background: I am the daughter of parents who immigrated to Canada from Iran. I was born in Montreal and grew up mostly in Toronto. Despite being in a primarily English-speaking city, I had the privilege of attending a francophone high […]

Staff Introductions: Annette Latoszewska

Name: Annette Latoszewska Title: Head of Communications (2019-2020) Law School: University of Toronto, Class of 2020 Background: My parents and my older brother emigrated from Poland to Germany and then to Canada before I was born. We lived briefly in Hamilton, Ontario, but I’ve spent virtually my entire life in Pickering, Ontario. My parents gave up a great deal […]

Staff Introductions: Jasmine Tsang

Name: Jasmine Tsang Title: President (2019-2020) Law School: Osgoode Hall Law School, Class of 2020 Background: I grew up in a town of about 6,000, just outside of Sudbury, Ontario. I am second-generation Chinese on my father’s side and French-Canadian on my mother’s side. My mother was a single parent and raised my siblings and […]