Droit-inc quotes Montreal lawyer, Marc James Tacheji, in an article on the race for the vice presidency of the YBM.
Marc James Tacheji, 34 years old
One of the priorities as a Fasken lawyer would be to promote the association both locally and internationally, positioning it “like a beacon” for all professionals in Montréal. The objective? “Looking outwards”, he says.
For Droit-inc, he also emphasizes two things: the importance of the bilingual community and the dual legal tradition of its members, as well as the successes of YBM in pro bono matters, or in communications with the Barreau and the ministère de la Justice.
“Over the past year, we focussed on the Leadership seminar for women lawyers and doubled its numbers. Then, we increased the inter-professional cocktail’s attendance by150%. I want to go even further: first by creating a Diversity seminar, and second by seeking out professionals and entrepreneurs from other provinces.”