Nafisa Nazarali

Nafisa NazaraliManaging Associate Lawyer

Nafisa Nazarali is the managing associate lawyer at Russell Alexander Family Lawyers. She practices in all areas of family law, including divorce, custody, access, child support, spousal support, separation agreements, marriage contracts, cohabitation agreements and property issues.

Nafisa is committed to her clients and ensures that she does everything in her power to achieve the best results.

Nafisa graduated Summa Cum Laude with an Honours Bachelor of Arts from York University, where she majored in Psychology. Nafisa completed her Juris Doctor Program at Osgoode Hall Law School in 2009. She was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2010. Prior to joining Russell Alexander as an associate, Nafisa practiced family law at a boutique firm in Vaughan, Ontario.

Nafisa is committed to issues of social justice. During law school, she completed a six week internship with the Development of Human Rights India (DHRI). She was the recipient of the John Yaremko Q.C. Scholarship awarded to the student who has exhibited the highest degree of interest and academic excellence in the study of human rights, civil liberties and the rule of law.

Nafisa loves travelling, yoga and enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

Education

  • Osgoode Hall Law School, Juris Doctor (J.D.) (2009)
  • York University, Honours Bachelor of Arts (H.B.A.) (2005) with a major in Psychology

Professional Memberships

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Durham Region Law Association