Canadian Hispanic Bar Association (formerly HOLA)

The Canadian Hispanic Bar Association (CHBA) formerly known as the Hispanic Ontario Lawyers Association (HOLA) is a not-for-profit association which was incorporated recently to create awareness about the Hispanic legal community in Ontario, Canada. We are committed to bring together Hispanic lawyers and law students across Ontario to form a network that strengthens our community.

Year Established: 
Members of my organization live in: 
Greater Toronto Area (GTA)
Total number of members served: 
50 - 100
Annual membership fee: $50 - $120
Membership benefits: 

Networking events, mentoring, and newsletters

Estimated percentage of members that have arrived within the last three years: 
0% - 10%
Key contact: 
Descriptions of partnerships: 
Toronto Lawyers Association (joint events)
Date network joined PINs:


CHBA gives back to our community and to the profession by increasing the number of Hispanic lawyers, by advancing the standing of Hispanic lawyers in the community, by promoting the cooperation and development of Hispanic lawyers, and being involved in significant issues affecting the Hispanic community. With our activities we aim to create a strong involvement of legal professionals and students in building a stronger Hispanic community in Ontario.
Ethnocultural group servedLatin American
Demographic of profession servedLegal
Type of networkProfessional Association
Location of activitiesToronto, ON