Emma Sako

Acting Head of Legal Recruitment & Diversity & Inclusion
Toronto: 416.865.8177
Fax 416.865.7380


BComm (Honours), 2009
McMaster University, DeGroote School of Business
JD, 2015
University of Western Ontario

Bar Admissions

Ontario, 2016


Emma is Torys’ Acting Head of Legal Recruitment and Diversity and Inclusion and oversees the firm’s legal recruitment efforts. Emma is responsible for managing the lateral recruitment process, the recruitment, onboarding and integration of the firm’s summer and articling students and leads the student program in Toronto. Emma manages the execution of Torys’ diversity and inclusion initiatives and provides direction on day-to-day operations, processes and procedures performed by the Legal Recruitment and Student Development departments. Emma is a member of the firm’s Diversity Committee.

Prior to taking on this role, Emma’s practice focused on corporate/commercial law, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and infrastructure projects.

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Professional Involvement

Emma is a member of the board of directors of the Fall For Dance North festival.