Yusra joined the JEWELL RADIMISIS JORGE LLP in 2022. Her practice is dedicated to all areas of personal injury litigation, including motor vehicle claims and litigation, occupiers’ liability, medical negligence, product liability, maritime injuries, insurance litigation and disability matters. In addition, she also handles employment disputes, including wrongful dismissal.
Before Yusra joined Jewell Radimisis Jorge LLP, she practiced at a personal injury boutique firm in Toronto where she completed her articling program.
Yusra also brings significant cross border experience to this firm. She obtained her LL.B degree from the University of London in 2012. In 2015, she obtained her Master’s degree in Intellectual Property and Information Law from Texas, and subsequently returned to Pakistan where she practiced law for several years in a full service law firm. She moved to Canada in 2020, and obtained her Global Professional Master of Laws degree from the University of Toronto. During this time, she volunteered for various non-profit organizations to combat food insecurity. She was also actively involved with the University of Toronto’s Feeding City Lab in her capacity as a Project Manager. Yusra was called to the Ontario Bar in 2022.
Yusra has represented clients in various forums, including the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the License and Appeal Tribunal, and the Ontario Small Claims Court.
Outside of the office, Yusra enjoys spending time with her family, photo editing, and painting.
Yusra is also fluent in Urdu and accommodates any Urdu speaking individuals with language barriers.