About

Welcome.  I am a human rights lawyer in private practice, based in Montreal, with twenty years’ experience in human rights law and related public policy issues. I have successfully led complex, global projects dealing with national human rights institutions, capacity assessment, and women’s rights, as well as in-country  missions around the world. 

 
STRATEGIC ADVICE FOR PUBLIC INTEREST LITIGATION

DRAFTING TECHNICAL AND TRAINING MANUALS ON HUMAN RIGHTS 

ADVISORY WORK ON IN-COUNTRY COMPLIANCE WITH HUMAN RIGHTS NORMS

TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AND CAPACITY BUILDING  

EVALUATIONS, CAPACITY ASSESSMENTS AND ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR NATIONAL INSTITUTIONS WITH HUMAN RIGHTS MANDATES

PUBLIC POLICY EXPERTISE ON GOVERNANCE, HUMAN RIGHTS AND CIVIL SOCIETY 

TRAINING, TEACHING AND PUBLIC SPEAKING 

PROJECTS INVOLVING GENDER JUSTICE, DISABILITY RIGHTS, MINORITY RIGHTS, AND FUNDAMENTAL FREEDOMS 










Bar admission 
Member of the Barreau du Québec and the Law Society of Ontario 

RightsBlog
Pearl Eliadis' Blog about developments in human rights law 

In-country working experience
Canada, China, Ethiopia, Rwanda, Tajikistan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Timor Leste.