Promoting equity, justice and opportunity
Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL) is a diverse coalition of Asian Canadian legal professionals working to promote equity, justice, and opportunity for Asian Canadian legal professionals and the wider community. FACL is a national not-for-profit organization working closely with other Asian Canadian associations and community organizations.
FACL Western is a chapter within the larger FACL organization and covers the provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba and the northern territories.
Are you about to enter into your summer or articling role in a law firm? Do you ever feel overwhelmed as a female associate in the profession? Curious to know what it really means to "find a champion"?
Join us for an in-depth discussion on all of the above and more at our live online webinar, Thriving as a Female Associate.
The Federation Of Canadian Lawyers - Western Chapter (FACL Western) Is Pleased To Present Our Fourth Annual Diversity In The City Gala.
"Diversity in the City" is FACL Western's signature event of the year. The gala is an opportunity to showcase the extraordinary achievements of Asian Canadian trailblazers, learn about their journey and be inspired. We will also be presenting our FACL Western “Leaders in Diversity” Awards to recognize individuals, corporations and organizations who have shown a demonstrated commitment to diversity.
Come join us for dinner, hear from our inspiring speakers and make some new connections in the city.
Stuff yourself with some tandoori chicken, butter chicken, and chicken tikka masala. Wash it down with a glass of mango lassi, and finish off with a delicious bowl of rice pudding. Enjoy all of this and more at the return of our popular FACL Lunch Series.
FACL is pleased to announce our Speaker Series - Real Talk on Being Racialized Women in the Law. Join us for a candid conversation about being a racialized woman and the law.
Please join us for a little bubbly and good cheer to toast the Holidays and the coming New Year!
Our featured guest will be the honourable Madam Justice Ritu Khullar of the Court of Appeal of Alberta. We are honoured and excited to have Madam Justice share her thoughts on the topic of equal representation of the Asian community on the bench.
The Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers – Western Chapter (FACL Western) is pleased to present Provincial Court of Manitoba Judge Lindy Choy as a featured speaker in its Winnipeg speaker series.
FACL Fantasy Basketball League
League Launch + Recruitment
Hoops fans! FACL is starting their inaugural Fantasy Basketball League this October. No experience or knowledge is required. Your host, Alan Hong, will guide you through the basics of fantasy basketball, the NBA and basketball in general.
The league is open to Students & Lawyers.