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Kathleen (Katy) Commisso   H.B.A., J.D.

Katy CommissoCalled to the bar of Ontario in September 2016, Katy’s practice focuses on family law and civil litigation; however, Katy also provides full services to meet her clients’ needs in many other areas, including wills and real estate. Katy originally joined Buset & Partners LLP as a summer student in 2014, and continued with firm throughout her law degree, including the completion of the placement component of the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law’s Integrated Practice Curriculum.  

Katy received her Juris Doctor with 3rd place overall standing in the charter class of the Bora Laskin Faculty of Law in May of 2016. While completing her law degree, Katy was the recipient of numerous academic prizes, including consecutive years on the Dean’s Honour Roll and the top marks in insurance law, family law and real estate. Katy was the Vice-President of Operations on the founding executive of the Lakehead Law Students’ Society, participated as an Oralist in the national Wilson Moot competition and was the Managing Editor of the Lakehead Law Journal. Prior to attending law school, Katy received her Honours Bachelor of Arts in Cinema Studies from the University of Toronto with Distinction. 

Katy sits on the board of directors for Magnus Theatre and is a member of the Canadian-Italian Business Professionals Association (Thunder Bay), SHIFT (Thunder Bay’s Young Professionals Network), the Ontario Bar Association, the Advocate’s Society, and the Law Society of Upper Canada.