Community Legal Worker/Licensed Paralegal
Sharon began working at the legal clinic in 2002, coming from a private law office with a background in family law. She received her law clerk certificate from the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario (ILCO) in 2001. In 2002, she was awarded the Epstein Cole LLP Family Law Award for achieving the highest mark in ILCO’s family law fellowship course. In her current role, as a community legal worker and licensed paralegal, Sharon represents clients before the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (CICB). She is passionate about helping victims of abuse find closure and receive compensation. Sharon also oversees our volunteer program.