2018 Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration @ Law Society of Ontario

October is Hispanic Heritage Month in Ontario. On October 23, 2018, join the Law Society of Ontario and the Canadian Hispanic Bar Association for an event celebrating this special occasion.

This year’s program will feature a discussion with Latina leaders in law from Canada and the United States The speakers will discuss the challenges that women face, their careers, and provide advice about their respective industry and how to overcome obstacles. The program will be followed by a reception.

Moderator: Amanda Martinez, Singer and Host/Personality, MBA, International Business


  • Carmen M. Garcia Esq. (U.S.A.), Gubernatorial Appointee, Parole Board and former Judge, New Jersey
  • France Tenaille, Partner, Gowling WLG, Toronto
  • Jennifer Quito, Policy Counsel, Licensing and Accreditation at the Law Society of Ontario
  • Silvana Montes De Oca, Consul General of Uruguay, Toronto

October 23, 2018

Panel discussion: 5:30 – 7:15 p.m.

Reception: 7:15 – 8:30 p.m.

Osgoode Hall, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto


This public event is free, but space is limited and registration is required. To register, please visit: https://lawsociety.forms-db.com/view.php?id=101793

equityevents@lso.ca | 416-947-3413 | 1-800-668-7380, ext. 3413

Photographs and video taken at this public event will be used in Law Society and partner organization print and online publications.