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University of Ottawa Association of Women and the Law

The University of Ottawa Association of Women and the Law (UOAWL) is an advocacy group associated with the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law and the National Association of Women in the Law.

About Us

Our Mission

Promoting substantive equality through sisterhood (beyond cisterhood) by working towards law reform and the realization of human rights for all womxn in the law and legal professions in Canada.

Membership

Education

Membership in OUAWL is open to all members of UOttawa that have an interest in the aims and objectives of UOAWL.

Equity

We are committed to equity in the law and welcome all ages, genders, sexes, sexual orientations, religions, races, ethnicities, and political views to join us and support our mission.

Representation

Our executive committee includes 1L, Mature, and Civil Law representatives to voice your concerns and gather feedback. Please reach out to your representative or to our council today!

News

Recent Posts

News

Upcoming Events

Thank you to everyone who came out for our first two events:
Case Briefs and Summaries 101 &
Diversity in the Law

Coming soon:

BLACK BODIES AND ANTI-BLACK RACISM 
Presented by BLSA Thursday, Nov 5, 6:00 PM
Présenté par l’AÉND Jeudi 5 novembre 18h00

MENTAL HEALTH & HAPPINESS IN THE LEGAL PROFESSION Presented by EITR Thursday, Nov. 5, 11:30 AM Présenté par EITR Jeudi 5 novembre 11h30

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Subscribe to our calendar for upcoming event notifications by adding uoawl.afduo@gmail.com.

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