Lawyer & Business Support Manager
Bridget understands people. With a background in psychology and law (BA Honors – Western University 2013, JD – Western University 2018), Bridget knows how to create a safe, confidential environment for clients. Bridget’s focus is to help facilitate a smooth transition for the client into the next chapter of the client’s life. She has even taken special courses to be able to better assist clients leaving abusive relationships.
Bridget practiced at a boutique family law firm and a large national firm before joining firm management at Gelman & Associates. While Bridget brings with her extensive experience in alternative dispute resolution, she has also successfully argued before the Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Justice. Compassionate and pragmatic, Bridget looks forward to using her skills honed in private practice to mentor junior lawyers, facilitate continuing education for the firm, and assist with the day-to-day operations.
If not at the office, you can likely find Bridget walking her wheaten terrier or watching Top Chef. Bridget also serves as the Campus Relations Advisor to her sorority at Western University.
Interested in joining the firm? Bridget would be happy to take your call to discuss possible opportunities.