Gina brings over 20 years of deep and diverse legal industry experience to Vision Legal. Gina commenced her career as a commercial litigator at a large national law firm, ultimately becoming a partner of the firm. Throughout this time, she was committed to building and developing talent within the Firm. Recognizing the passion she had for this work, Gina pivoted her career to focus exclusively on lawyer talent management. She led the Toronto associate programs at two national firms, having worked on the recruitment, retention, development and advancement of hundreds of lawyers. Gina also spent several years working at a global executive search firm, where she worked with clients across North America to fill their most complex, senior legal, regulatory and compliance roles.
Throughout Gina’s career, she has worked closely with senior leaders to align talent strategy with strategic business priorities, resulting in a deep and unique understanding of client’s needs and business goals. Her years managing, mentoring and coaching legal professionals well positions her to identify candidates’ strengths and potential. Across all mandates, Gina takes a holistic approach to her work, and is known for her dedication to people, client service and commitment to advancing diversity and inclusion within the legal profession.
Gina obtained her LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School and her Bachelor of Arts from York University. She obtained a certificate of Diversity and Inclusion from Cornell University and is currently pursuing executive coaching certification.