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bio

Alexandra grew up in a small bilingual town in Northern Ontario. She attended the University of Western Ontario and obtained her Bachelor of Arts in French and Spanish. She continued her studies at the University of Western Ontario Law School. Alexandra completed her year of articling in Stratford and fell in love with the beautiful City where she continues to live with her husband, and their young son. 

She was called to the bar in 2002 and has been a lawyer in Stratford since that time. She became a sole practitioner in 2006 and has built a successful law practice. 

Alexandra practices in the areas of Real Estate, Corporate, Wills & Estates, and Family Law including custody, access, support, and divorce. She has extensive training in the areas of Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution.  She has appeared before multiple levels of Courts in Ontario.

Alexandra spent over ten years on the Stratford Public Library Foundation Board, and is the co-chair of the Library Committee for the Perth County Law Association, the Chair of the Social Committee of the Perth County Law Association, and a past board member of ShelterLink.

Alexandra is fluent in English, French, and Italian. She enjoys cooking, travelling, gardening, and spending time with her family.


About

Professional Experience

Completed bar exam and called to the bar in 2002

Sole practitioner (July 2006 to present)
General practice

MBK LAW LLP (January 2004 to July 2006)
Partner
General practice

Barenberg, McDonald & Tymec (1999-2003)
Summer student, Articling student, Associate in general practice


Education

Faculty of Law, The University of Western Ontario, Canada (1997-2000)
Bachelor of Laws program

Bachelor of Arts, The University of Western Ontario (1994-1997)
Concentration in French and Spanish


Languages Spoken

Serving clients in English, French and Italian


Volunteer Experience

Stratford Public Library Foundation Board (2005 to 2018)

Shelterlink (formerly S.A.A.I.L) (January 2003 to 2010)

Perth County Law Association (February 2001 to present)
Co-Chair / Chair of the Social Committee (2003 to present)
Member / Co-Chair of the Library Committee (2003 to present)

Stratford Professional Guild (2004 to 2012)


Relevant Certifications

Dispute Resolution and Mediation Training (1997)

Dispute Resolution and Mediation Coaches Course (1998)

Intensive Trial Advocacy Course - Osgoode (2003)


Organization Memberships

Canadian Federation of Independent Business (2018 to present)

Ontario Bar and Canadian Bar Associations (2002 to present) 

Law Society of Upper Canada (2002 to present)

Perth County Law Association (2001 to present)