Brenda is a lawyer and mediator at Brenda Christen Mediation. Brenda has acted on leading cases relating to mobility, support, income, and property at both the trial and appellate levels. Her direct and approachable manner has earned her the respect and confidence of clients and colleagues alike. Brenda has been selected by her peers as Lawyer of the Year for 2021 by Best Lawyersfor Toronto family law Mediation, and was selected as Best LawyersLawyer of the Year for Toronto family law in 2020. In addition she is again included in the Best Lawyers annual publication for her work. Brenda is also ranked as Most Frequently Recommended in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory, another peer-reviewed publication. Brenda graduated from the Dalhousie University Law School in 1985 and was called to the Bar in 1987. Brenda now focuses primarily on her mediation/arbitration practice at brendachristenmediation.com.