Shivonne Skinner, Legal Assistant

Shivonne’s passion for HR and employment law developed early and guided her education and career choices. She completed her Legal Assistant Certificate from George Brown College in 2012. While managing a busy veterinary practice Shivonne developed a real passion for legal, HR and employment law aspects of the business which moved her to pursue further education in HR management at Ryerson University and to successfully complete the Law Clerk Diploma program at Seneca College.

Shivonne’s desire to help people and thirst for legal knowledge are her top motivating factors in life, which makes her a valuable part of our legal support team. Her educational background and work experience helped her develop administrative, organizational and communication skills, strong work ethic and knowledge of legal procedures – all essential to the role of a legal support professional. She is a Member of the Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario.

While not working Shivonne enjoys a very active life style cycling, hiking and rock climbing. She loves to unwind by exploring the city or baking and experimenting with new recipes. Her other passions are travelling through Canada and the world.