Tanya Walker, Walker Law Professional Corporation

Tanya Walker of Walker Law Professional Corporation is certified by the Law Society of Ontario as a Specialist in Civil Litigation. Walker successfully represented the plaintiff in T.S. Publishing Group Inc. v. Shokar and argued a complex one-month misappropriation trial. From 2010 to 2015, she was an Adjudicator with the Assessment Review Board. After encountering discrimination in her early years of practice, Walker decided to strive to encourage members in the legal profession to participate in initiatives to reduce racism and sexism in law. In 2016, Walker was elected as a Bencher with the Law Society of Ontario as the first black elected female Bencher from Toronto and one of the youngest sitting Benchers. Walker was accepted into the Accenture mentorship program. She is a member of the Canadian Association of Black Lawyers and a member of the Law Society Tribunal.
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