Cassandra Porter practices in civil litigation, aboriginal and constitutional law, representing clients in Ontario and Quebec in both official languages. Cassandra was called to the Ontario Bar in 2014 and joined the firm after clerking at the Federal Court.
Cassandra attended law school at McGill University, where she completed joint degrees in common law and Quebec civil law. During her time at McGill, Cassandra complemented her courses with work at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada, the Department of Justice, the Ontario Ministries of Energy and Infrastructure and the Quebec Human Rights Tribunal.
Prior to attending law school, Cassandra worked in the Northwest Territories on comprehensive land claim negotiations. She holds Bachelor degrees in Political Science and Liberal Arts from Concordia University, where she graduated with high distinction.
Cassandra is fluent in English, French and Spanish. She is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Advocates’ Society and the Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario (Association of French Speaking Jurists of Ontario).