Like many of our clients, we believe that the law is but one of many tools to achieve social justice. As a result, our commitment to social justice does not end at the courtroom door, but extends into the community.
In addition to our pro bono work, Goldblatt Partners has, as a firm, supported a number of community organizations that reflect and promote the progressive ideals we share with our clients. We have donated funds, time and energy to such causes as:
In 1994, several of our lawyers provided information regarding Canada’s Constitution and constitutional law to South African lawyers who were helping to draft that country’s first democratic constitution. A few months later, we received a copy of the new South African Constitution with a personalized message from Nelson Mandela.
As individuals, our lawyers have dedicated time and energy in support of a diverse array of important causes. Over the years, our lawyers have been actively involved, frequently as members and/or directors of boards or special committees, in organizations such as: