Born in Victoria, Seychelles – a group of islands off of East Africa – Atrisha Lewis is an Associate at McCarthy Tetrault LLP. Atrisha moved to Toronto for law school in 2009 and loves the city because it is vibrant, multi-cultural, and full of opportunity. Passionate about racial and gender diversity in the sectors that drive our economy, Atrisha dreams of a corporate Canada that looks like the rest of Canada. Recognizing the impact of having role models that look like you, Atrisha hopes to inspire young women of colour as she blazes new trails in the legal sector. Atrisha served on the Board of Directors for The Neighbourhood Group for many years which provides services to people in the downtown east and east Toronto who are affected by poverty, isolation, and/or marginalization. A passionate mentor, Atrisha has been recognized by her firm as mentor of the year numerous times for her work building up women, especially women of colour. Connect with Atrisha here.