Jamil Jivani


Jamil Jivani is an award-winning lawyer and author, who serves as the Government of Ontario's first-ever Advocate for Community Opportunities. He also leads a youth-focused research nonprofit, Road Home Research & Analysis, which is supported by the Pinball Clemons Foundation.

Jamil is a graduate of Yale Law School and York University. His first book, Why Young Men, details his unique journey from supposed illiterate high school student to the Ivy League.