Canadian Association of South Asian Lawyers (CASAL)

CASAL was formed in 2006 and is composed of South Asian judges, lawyers and law students from provinces throughout Canada.

CASAL’s approximately 400 members come from such diverse places as India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Guyana, Trinidad, South Africa, and Kenya.

Our Mission

CASAL’s mission is to support and promote initiatives that value diversity and advancement of all South Asian lawyers and law students, within the legal profession throughout Canada; to provide a forum for professional networking and development of all South Asian lawyers, through continuing legal education, mentorship, advocacy, legal scholarship and greater community involvement; to foster excellence in the quality of legal services provided to all Canadians.