P. Tamara SugunasiriA panel discussion entitled “Diversity on the Bench” will feature UWindsor alumna P. Tamara Sugunasiri, March 13 in the law school.

Panel to discuss diversity of representation in Canadian judiciary

Windsor law alumna P. Tamara Sugunasiri (LLB, MA 1998), a Master of the Superior Court of Justice, is one of three panellists who will discuss “Diversity on the Bench,” at noon today — Wednesday, March 13 — in the Moot Court, Ron W. Ianni Faculty of Law Building.

Sugunasiri practiced civil litigation as a senior counsel at the federal Department of Justice in Toronto before being appointed to the Superior Court of Justice in 2017.

Joining her on the panel are Kofi Barnes, a judge on the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, and Court of Appeal Justice Russell Juriansz.

A dialogue on race will follow the panel discussion at 1:30 p.m. in the law school’s room G104. Both events are free and open to the campus community. Learn more on the Windsor Law website.

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