Droit-inc quotes Montréal lawyer Marc-André Fabien in an article on the award of scholarships by the Legal Leaders for Diversity Trust Fund.
Faced with physical, intellectual or mental disabilities, the scholarship recipients stand out for their academic excellence. But also their determination in the face of “challenges which they confront every day, making them veritable Olympians," says Marc-André Fabien of Fasken.
To be faced with any disability, elsewhere in the world sometimes even means “not being part of family photos,” recounts the head of the Canadian Paralympic Committee while telling some of the most poignant anecdotes that he had seen. They illustrate the obstacles standing in the way of a person suffering from a disability.