Atrisha Lewis

Atrisha Lewis

Atrisha Lewis is a litigation associate at McCarthy Tétrault LLP in Toronto.  She has a broad litigation practice where she works on commercial, professional negligence, and intellectual property matters. She can reached at alewis@mccarthy.ca and Twitter: @atrishalewis

How unconscious bias holds back racialized lawyers

From my experience on Bay Street, the biggest roadblock to true meritocracy and inclusion is unconscious bias.

A personal reflection on the statement of principles resistance

I am a female visible minority licensee. I was unimpressed with the Law Society of Upper Canada’s requirement for the Statement of Principles. Not because I thought it was an intrusion upon free speech but because I thought the requirement was not enough.