Gabriella is an associate in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group at Fasken’s Vancouver office. Gabriella has a broad litigation practice focusing on insurance and product liability.
Gabriella graduated from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia where she was awarded the Lawson Lundell Prize in Administrative Law, the Arthur Close QC Prize in Advanced Legal Research, and the Sugden Prize in Trial Advocacy. Gabriella was selected for the 2019 Peter Burns Moot Team and placed as alternate winner.
Throughout her legal education, Gabriella worked as a research assistant for professors Nikos Harris, Benjamin Goold and Alexandra Flynn, specializing in criminal procedure, covert police surveillance, and administrative law, respectively, and volunteered as a clinician with the Law Students’ Legal Advice Program. She continues to serve as a peer mentor to incoming UBC law students, post-graduation.
Prior to returning to Fasken for articles, Gabriella completed a Judicial Internship with the Provincial Court of British Columbia, conducting legal research on both criminal and civil matters.
Gabriella is a 10-year emeritus volunteer at the Vancouver Aquarium and Marine Mammal Rescue Centre and has received numerous ‘Outstanding Contribution’ recognition awards for her service.