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Omar Ha-Redeye
Works at Seneca College
Attended Osgoode Hall Law School
Lives in Toronto
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Check out this ad made by Harper, redone to show his real record. #cdnpoli
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If you see me in court today, I may have  couple shadows.
Slides from the University of Toronto externship with Omar Ha-Redeye on Feb. 26, 2015
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Speaking on Diminished Capacity and the Client at Contemporary Legal Challenges: Applying the Model Code 2015.
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Omar Ha-Redeye of Fleet Street Law helped host the largest CPD event in Ontario with the Ontario Bar Association’s 2015 Institute, from Feb. 4-7, 2015 at the Harbour Westin Castle Hotel.

The event is an annual conference where lawyers gather to learn about different areas of the law.
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Reconciling the Truth About Law Schools http://bit.ly/1FDejg9  @TRC_en#cdnpoli #cdnlaw #idlenomore Are we prepared to change?
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Presentation at the Western Law Interdisciplinary Graduate Student Conference on May 21, 2015, "Law: Helping Hand or Iron Fist?”
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Catastrophic Changes in Ontario Budget for Motor Vehicle Injuries http://bit.ly/1PbQaal #onpoli #2015budget #cdnlaw  
When Ontario made wide-sweeping changes to automobile insurance and personal injury law in 2010, the intent was to reduce insurance premiums for the public. Although insurance companies did save money, much of these savings were not passed on to the
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Presentation on Feb. 23, 2015 on "Contemporary Legal Challenges: Applying the Rules of Professional Conduct"
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Toronto Lawyer
Employment
  • Seneca College
    Contract Faculty, present
  • Ryerson Unviversity
    Adjunct Faculty, 2010 - present
    Law courses.
  • Centennial College
    Contract Faculty, 2013 - present
    Teaching law courses to paralegals, law clerks, court support.
  • Fleet Street Law
    Lawyer, present
    Legal incubator for innovation and access to justice.
  • My Support Calculator
    General Manager, 2012 - 2013
    The only free and accurate child and spousal support calculator in Canada.
  • Columbia St. Mary's
    Nuclear medicine and Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  • John D. Dingle VA Medical Center
    Nuclear medicine
  • Fireman Steinmetz
    Personal injury law
  • Legate & Associates
    Personal injury law
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Toronto
Previously
Detroit, MI - Milwaukee, WI - Big Rapids, MI - Winnipeg, Manitoba - Hamilton, Ontario - U.S.A - London, Ontario
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416-546-7412, 416-512-8000
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Omar Ha-Redeye

Omar Ha-Redeye is a Toronto lawyer and legal academic. He holds a JD from Western Law, and an LLM from Osgoode Hall.

His practice background includes civil litigation, employment, and labour law. He has a particular interest in various areas of health law, including personal injury, consent and capacity, medical malpractice, occupational health and safety, and health policy, and various areas of reputation management, such as online defamation, crisis communications, public relations. His work in employment and labour relations usually focuses on workplace disputes and practices in the health care setting. His office is based out of Fleet Street Law, a legal incubator in Toronto

He teaches law and ethics at Ryerson University and is an instructor at and Seneca College and Centennial College.  Dozens of paralegal, law clerk, and office administration students have completed their internships under his supervision, including Ontario law students completing a recognized program through their law school.

Omar is active in the local bar, and is the past Chair of the Young Lawyers Division (Toronto) of the Ontario Bar Association (OBA). He has sat on the Board of Directors for the OBA, and is an elected Council Member for several consecutive years..

In 2011 he was named one of the top 12 social media influencers practicing law in Canada. He was presented the Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2013 by the Governor General for his contributions to society and professional achievements.

Omar is a regular blogger with legal websites such as Slaw, and is frequently contacted by the media. He has several publications in the areas of health law, online reputation, and labour law. He is repeatedly invited to judge legal competitions for law students across North America.

Legal Education

Omar is a graduate of the Masters in Law (LLM) degree at Osgoode Hall Law School. He completed this degree with a focus on health law, and with coursework in Advanced Trial Advocacy. He was the recipient of the Osgoode Professional Development LLM Bursary in 2014.

Omar is also a graduate (Juris Doctor) of the law program at the University of Western Ontario. He won or placed in more than half of Western Law's oral advocacy competitions, making the finals in all of the school's upper-year appellate moots.  He has received numerous awards for advocacy, including the Patricia DeGuire Cup for Best Oralist in the Koskie Minsky LLP Diversity Moot, the Justice C.D. Stewart Trophy for best team in the Lerners LLP Cup, and winner of the Borden Ladner Gervais LLP Client Counselling Competition.

During his time in law school he published with Oxford University Press (ISBN 9780195560558), CRC Press (Taylor & Francis Group) (ISBN 9781439821299), and the Windsor Review of Legal and Social Issues (Vol. 1, No. 1, April 2010). He also spoke at a number of professional venues while studying law, including at the United Nations, to a diplomatic delegation from China, as well as several academic conferences and post-secondary institutions.

Omar is one of the few law students in Canada to participate in multiple law exchange programs with other universities internationally, including partnerships with the University of TorontoThomas M. Cooley Law SchoolWhittier Law SchoolBar-Ilan UniversityBaylor University, and Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara. He received two international CALI Excellence for the Future Awards in academic achievement for the highest performance in law courses in the holocaust and genocide and religious legal systems.

He was actively involved in his law school community, holding the role of President of the Black Law Students Association (BLSA), the Health Law Association, and the Mature Students Club. As Magister of Rand Inn he lead Western Law's chapter of Phi Delta Phi (ΦΔΦ), an international legal fraternity.  He founded the Western Law Review Association, a group dedicated to establishing the Western Journal of Legal Studies, and created the largest law school blog and podcast in Canada at Law is Cool.


Life Before Law

Prior to law school, Omar began his clinical career in Nuclear Medicine in the U.S. While working at a veteran institution in the U.S., he began his research into radiological hazards. He continued working in the field of nuclear medicine for a major health care system, before taking on various administrative roles in the areas of emergency management.

He completed an additional degree in health administration, where he graduated as the only student in his class with honours, and was presented the Dennis Mock Student Leadership Award for community involvement. After finishing a certificate in corporate communications & public relations he worked briefly in communications for a provincial cabinet member.

Omar has operated as a Hazardous Materials (HazMat) respondent and First Responder, and has field experience in South-East Asia after the 2004 tsunami. In the past he has consulted for business, NGOs, and governmental entities on subjects such as ethics, media issues, disaster management and crisis communications.


Education
  • Osgoode Hall Law School
    Law (LLM), 2012 - 2015
  • Centennial College
    Corporate Communications & Public Relations
  • McMaster University
    Physiotherapy
  • Ryerson University
    Health Services Administration
  • Ferris State University
    Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Bar Ilan University
    Law
  • University of Toronto
    Law
  • Universidad de Guadalajara
    Law
  • Thomas M Cooley Law School
    Law
  • Whittier University
    Law
  • Baylor University
    Law
  • Univerisity of Western Ontario
    Law
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