Current Students

Jessica DeFilippis , Student-at-Law
Law School: University of Windsor Law School
Tel: (416) 840-6661
Email: jdefilippis@beardwinter.com

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After completing her Bachelor of Arts at Ryerson University, Jessica attended the University of Windsor and the University of Detroit Mercy where she obtained Dual J.D's. During law school, Jessica was a Contract Law Teaching Assistant and competed in two moot competitions. She was also president of the school's wine club, In Vino Veritas.

In her spare time, Jessica enjoys travelling, cooking and exploring the Toronto restaurant scene.

Christina Kim, Student-at-Law
Law School: University of Windsor Law School
Tel: (416) 840-6666
Email: ckim@beardwinter.com

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Christina Kim obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Windsor. Prior to law school, she graduated with a Bachelor of Management and Organizational Studies at Western University. While in law school, Christina volunteered with High School Outreach and Community Legal Aid. She was also president of the law school’s Asian Law Students’ Organization. During Christina’s final year of law school, she completed a term at Jean Moulin Lyon 3 University in Lyon, France.

In her spare time, Christina enjoys running, watching movies, travelling, and learning about the latest fashion trends.

Emma Parry, Student-at-Law
Law School: Queen's University Law School
Tel: (416) 840-6667
Email: eparry@beardwinter.com

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After completing her Bachelor of Commerce, Emma worked in commercial insurance at a large bank before attending law school at Queen’s University. While at school, she advocated for a variety of clients as a caseworker at the Queen’s Family Law Clinics and honed her oral advocacy skills at the Walsh Moot competition. After summering at a Crown Corporation, Emma is excited to begin her articles with Beard Winter.

In her spare time, Emma enjoys tennis, golf and painting.

Anisha Samat, Student-at-Law
Law School: McGill University Faculty of Law
Tel: (416) 840-6663
Email: asamat@beardwinter.com

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Prior to law school, Anisha worked in a business development role in the technology sector. At law school, she took an avid interest in furthering her negotiation and advocacy skills through her work at the McGill Legal Information Clinic, and the Compass Startup and Legal Clinic. Anisha has also worked extensively in transactional legal matters as a student at McGill University’s technology transfer office. After summering with Beard Winter in 2019, Anisha is excited to complete her articles over the next 8 months.

In her spare time, Anisha enjoys practising yoga, cycling, hiking and cooking plant-based meals.

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