Scott MacKendrick quoted in article "COVID-19 should not put diversity and inclusion on the backburner, says lawyer" by Law Times

October 5, 2020

Scott MacKendrick was quoted in article "COVID-19 should not put diversity and inclusion on the backburner, says lawyer", published by Law Times.

COVID-19’s second wave, court-closings and backlogs, widespread economic hardship, the remote-work revolution – not only are these no excuse for a law firm to slack on diversity and inclusion, the environment calls for reinforcement, says Scott MacKendrick, partner and litigation-group member at Bereskin & Parr LLP.

“It's almost more important, he says. “I worry that it's easier for people to get marginalized in a world where we're working from home. You need to make certain you keep your game going.”

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This article was first published by Law Times on October 2, 2020.

 

On October 6, Scott MacKendrick will moderate the panel: Ideas and Concrete Actions for Advancing Access, Equality, and Inclusion in Today’s Legal Profession at the Canadian Law Awards. For more information and to register, click here.

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