National Director, Diversity and Inclusion, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Lalehis the National Director of Diversity and Inclusion at Borden Ladner Gervais LLP. In this capacity, she is responsible for developing and implementing the firm’s diversity and inclusion strategy. Under her leadership, BLG was recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Diversity Employers and Laleh herself received theCanadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion’s Practitioner of the Year Award in 2017. Laleh received her BA in History from Williams Collegeand her law degreefrom the University of Toronto. She was called to the Ontario Bar in 1994 and began her legal career at BLG as a litigator specializing in health law. She transitioned to law firm administration in 1998 and has over 20 years of progressive responsibility and experience in managing professional talent at BLG.