ADMITTED TO THE BAR Year 2019 in Quebec
University of Ottawa (LL. B.)
AREAS OF PRACTICE:
Drafting proceedings, case management, judicial settlement conference.
Mandates in case of inaptitude (Enduring power of attorney), mandates (power of attorney), tutorship, curatorship,
Execution of Judgments
Execution and enforcement of Judgments involving international private law aspects (especially in cases involving European countries).
Divorce, separation, child custody, visitation, child support, spousal support, parental authority, conjugal violence, permission to travel, recognition of paternity.
International Family Law
Recognition of foreign judgments, execution of foreign judgments, permission to move with the child (children), execution of Quebec judgments abroad, recognition of jurisdiction (especially in cases involving European countries), contestation of jurisdiction.
General litigation, collections.
Medical malpractice, wrongful death, catastrophic injuries, partial permanent injuries, Total Temporary injuries, assistance for minor injuries, victims of violence,
Adoption, Youth Protection
PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS:
Cristina Brodeur-Reda is a new attorney and addition to the Kalman Samuels team. During her law studies at the University of Ottawa, Cristina Brodeur-Reda worked in a Bankruptcy Firm in Gatineau as an Insolvency Technician. She later completed her clinical legal internship within that same firm in the Consumer Bankruptcy Department.
Prior to passing her Bar, Cristina Brodeur-Reda worked as a law student in a Non-for-Profit Organization that assisted immigrant women with the legal process in acquiring status and assisted in research regarding the federal legislation for refugees. She was enrolled in the Quebec Bar in 2019.
Cristina Brodeur-Reda was a member of Pro bono Students Canada during her law studies. She was also very involved in her community by volunteering at Connexions Resource Centre where she would work in collaboration with Educaloi to provide legal workshops for the public in order to facilitate access to justice. These experiences in working with people in need of legal assistance have been very valuable developing some of the skills that make her an important part of the team at Kalman Samuels, Attorneys.