Shivani Chopra, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP Toronto

After completing her law program and being called to the Bar in India, Shivani Chopra moved to Canada in 2003. Upon completion of her Master of Laws at Dalhousie University, Shivani obtained her equivalency of Canadian law degree, articled and was called to the New Brunswick Bar in 2008. She became a partner in 2016. Her practice focuses on insurance defence litigation and employment law. She’s a diversity champion in the legal profession of Atlantic Canada, speaking about diversity in different forums and offering guidance and support to struggling candidates whenever possible. Shivani is one of the very few visible-minority, immigrant women partners at a large law firm in Atlantic Canada and her community service work has made her the recipient of a volunteer recognition award at McInnes Cooper.
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