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Lederman Michel

Michel Lederman

Co-Director, Legal Talent

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Bay Adelaide Centre - West Tower
333 Bay Street, Suite 3400
Toronto, ON M5H 2S7

Tel:   416.597.4234
Fax:   416.979.1234

Michel Lederman is Co-Director, Legal Talent at Goodmans.

Working with Co-Director Ali Richardson, Michel and Ali lead the firm’s legal talent and management efforts and are responsible for all aspects of the firm’s student, associate and law clerk programs including managing recruitment, mentorship, professional development and advancement, and performance management.

Michel is involved in a variety of other firm initiatives, including diversity, mentorship and retention. Michel articled at Goodmans before practicing litigation for several years as an associate. She received her B.A. from York University, her LL.B. from Osgoode Law School and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2011.

Michel is an active member of the community and volunteers with Big Brothers Big Sisters Toronto as a Co-Facilitator in its Girls Empowerment Program.  She also regularly supports Hand up Toronto delivering grocery care packages to families across the city and provides summary legal advice for low-income Ontarians through Pro Bono Ontario’s Free Legal Advice Hotline.


Education Osgoode Hall Law School (J.D., (Dean's List), 2010)
York University (B.A., (with Distinction), 2006)
Professional Affiliations

Law Society of Ontario
Advocates’ Society

Year of Call

2011 Ontario