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Andrea Fernandes, Associate

Direct Tel: 416-203-9501
Fax: 416-203-9444
E-Mail: andrea@fernandeshearn.com

Areas of Practice

  • Transportation Law
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Corporate/Commercial Law
  • Civil Litigation

Background

Andrea is an associate lawyer at Fernandes Hearn LLP. Her practice is devoted to commercial and insurance-related litigation, with a focus on transportation law. Andrea has appeared in front of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Court of Justice, and the Small Claims Court.

Andrea summered and articled at Fernandes Hearn LLP. As a summer and articling student, Andrea assisted on various corporate transactions and civil litigation files, helping clients resolve their complicated legal issues on a timely and cost-efficient basis.

Andrea holds a Juris Doctor from Dalhousie University and a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Wilfrid Laurier University. While attending Dalhousie Law, she spent a semester at Suffolk University in Boston, Massachusetts where she took numerous courses including U.S. Admiralty and Insurance Law.

Education

  • Admitted to the Ontario Bar 2017
  • Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia (J.D. 2016)
  • Suffolk University, Boston, Massachusetts (Study Abroad Program)
  • Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario (B.A. Honours 2013)

Memberships & Activities

  • Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Canadian Transportation Lawyers Association