Shilpa Bodalia obtained her J.D. from Michigan and recently joined Avanessy Giordano LLP as an Articling Student. Shilpa previously obtained an Honours Bachelor of Science in Health Science from the University of Toronto and a Certificate of Dispute Resolution from York University.
While in law school, Shilpa participated and won the first year Mock Trial Competition. She regularly volunteered with various charitable causes through law school. Along with her focus in her studies, Shilpa was Secretary of the Student Bar Association, Treasurer of the Student’s Professional and Personal Integrity Association, President of the Student Intellectual Property Law Association, and President of the Canadian Law Student’s Association.
Outside of work, Shilpa’s interest include spending time outdoors; especially golfing and boating during the summers.
Shilpa enjoys travelling and immersing in local cultures during her time off. She has visited various countries in eastern and southern Africa, south Asia, and Europe.
Shilpa is fluent in Gujarati, conversational French, and conversational Zambian dialect.