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SML Welcomes New Associate, Amanda Byrd

September 11, 2023

Amanda Byrd (they/them) is an associate at Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc practising in all areas of professional regulation.

Since their call to the bar in 2020, Amanda has worked on a number of public inquiries, including the Collingwood Judicial Inquiry, Ontario’s Long-Term Care COVID-19 Commission, and the Nova Scotia Mass Casualty Commission. They obtained their law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School in 2019, where they completed an experiential program in feminist advocacy at the Barbra Schlifer Commemorative Clinic and received the Wendy Babcock Social Justice Award.

Amanda is owned by a rescue dog and cat. In their free time, they enjoy gardening, hiking, and nature walks.

Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc

SML is a leader in professional regulation and one of the most well-recognized firms in the area. Founded in 1997, SML has been proudly serving the regulatory community for over 25 years. We understand that regulators need expert, sensitive, practical and innovative legal advice to regulate effectively and better serve the public interest. We are exclusively dedicated to the complexities of professional regulation and offer a wide breadth of services. Our lawyers are sought-after speakers and author several seminal texts on regulation, including A Complete Guide to the Regulated Health Professions Act, The Annotated Statutory Powers Procedure Act and our Grey Areas newsletter.

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