BAX Securities Law is pleased to announce that Barbara Hendrickson, its founder and managing partner has been invited to join to the Women’s Law Association of Ontario’s Advisory Council. The Council is made up to past presidents, past board members and long serving members.    The Women’s Law Association of Ontario (WLAO) has been providing leadership and support to advance the status of women in the legal profession in Ontario since 1919 and is the oldest legal association in Canada.

The WLAO Advisory Council was created to guide and assist the WLAO Board to meet its stated mission of empowering women in the legal profession by providing a collective voice and advocating for equality, diversity and change.  The WLAO Advisory Council serves to make recommendations and/or provide key information and materials to the Board of Directors. 

Barbara has a long history with the WLAO having served on the Board Executive from (1994-2002) and President (1998 -2001). Barbara was awarded the WLAO President’s award in 2009 which recognizes lawyers who have  made a substantial contribution to the legal community and who demonstrate a commitment to the promotion of women in the law.

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