22 Adelaide St W, Suite 3400, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower
Toronto, ON M5H 4E3
Phone: (416) 367-6728
Fax: (416) 367-6749
E-mail: neffendi@blg.com

Partner at BLG who practises in English and French in both the Toronto and Ottawa offices. Her practice focuses on civil litigation with an emphasis on representing clients in constitutional, appellate, class action and commercial law litigation matters. She regularly appears before all levels of court on a wide variety of litigation matters, including before provincial appellate courts and the Supreme Court of Canada. This past year, she represented before the SCC the Law Society of Upper Canada in Trinity Western University v. LSUC and several clients, including Oceanex and the Speaker of the House of Commons before the Federal Court of Appeal. Nadia has also appeared before numerous administrative tribunals. Indeed, she recently served as Commission Counsel for the Elliot Lake Commission of Inquiry. Nadia was named in 2017 and 2018 as one of the Benchmark Under 40 Hotlist and was recognized in 2016 as one of Canada’s Most Influential Lawyers by Canadian Lawyer magazine in the Young Influencers category. She also recognized by Benchmark – The Definitive Guide to Canada's Leading Litigation Firms & Attorneys in 2017 and 2018 as a Litigation Star. In 2013, Nadia was also named a Lexpert Rising Star and since 2016 has been recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory.

Year Called to the Bar:2004 (ON)
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