Ontario Bar, 2008
Honours Bachelor of Science (High Distinction) - University of Toronto 2000
Juris Doctor - University of Toronto 2007
Anita is a member of the Corporate/Commercial group and practices corporate and commercial and commercial leasing law. She has advised clients of all sizes across many industries ranging from entrepreneurs and owner-operated companies to large multi-nationals. She advises on general corporate commercial matters, mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, financings, and a wide range of commercial contracts. In addition, she has experience in commercial real estate law and advises on commercial leasing, acting for both landlords and tenants.
Anita graduated from the University of Toronto with high distinction, earning an Honours Bachelor of Science specializing in psychology as well as a Juris Doctor in law. She spent a semester studying abroad in the Faculty of Law at the University of Amsterdam.
Prior to joining the firm, Anita practiced at large law firms on Bay Street in Toronto and internationally in Dubai and as in-house legal counsel. Anita’s unique breadth of experience provides her with a multi-dimensional perspective, strong collaboration skills and the ability to connect with people from all walks of life – qualities which she brings to her relationships with clients.
Active in various professional and community associations, Anita has been involved with the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, Lean In Canada (Toronto chapter), the Canadian Business Counsel in Dubai and the Royal Ontario Museum’s Young Patron’s Circle.
In her spare time, Anita enjoys traveling, music, health and fitness and spending time with family and friends.