Laleh Moshiri

Director, Equity, Diversity and Inclusion

(416) 367-6133
Laleh is responsible for promoting and implementing BLG’s diversity and inclusion strategy across the national firm.
She was the first executive among Canadian law firms to hold a position dedicated to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. She has implemented numerous initiatives to attract and retain diverse talent and to support their inclusion. 
Laleh began her legal career at BLG as a litigator specializing in health law.

Beyond our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • • Member, National Association of Law Placement
  • • Member, Professional Development Consortium
  • • Member, American Law Firm Diversity Professionals

Awards & Recognitions

  • Received the Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion’s Diversity and Inclusion Practitioner of the Year, 2017
  • Received the University of Toronto’s Arbor Award for outstanding voluntary service to the University of Toronto, 2003

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 1994
  • LLB, University of Toronto, 1992
  • BA, cum laude, Williams College, 1987
  • Workplace Mental Health Leadership Certificate
  • Mental Health First Aid – Certificate of Participation
  • LGBT Workplace Inclusion Certificate
  • Associate Diversity Coach – Certified by the Coach Diversity Institute