About Selina Andrello

Selina Andrello obtained her law degree from the University of Windsor in 2013 and finished in the top 10% of her graduating class. In addition to her law degree, Selina holds an Honours degree in Political Science from Wilfrid Laurier University.

While in law school, Selina held a number of appointed positions, including acting as the student representative on the Academic Planning and Law Reform Committees, Faculty Council for two terms and was the Founder and Chair of the Law Students’ Articling Working Group. She was the recipient of a number of student awards for her academic achievements and demonstrated leadership in the law school community.

Her areas of practice include traumatic brain injuries, spinal cord injuries, cycling injuries and fatal accidents.  Before joining McLeish Orlando, Selina practiced corporate law at a leading multinational law firm.

Selina chose to practice personal injury because she wanted to work in a fulfilling career – one that was dedicated to helping individuals during times of need and working with them as they overcome adversities and rebuild their futures.

Selina is currently a Corporate Leader at SickKids Foundation and acts as Secretary of the Ontario Bar Association’s Young Lawyer’s Division Executive. She also teaches at Humber College in the Law Clerk diploma program. This semester Selina is teaching the Litigation 2 course, which focuses on the practices and procedures of civil litigation, in particular, the steps in an action from the discovery stage to trial.

In her spare time Selina enjoys spending time with family and friends, running, and creative writing.

Education

  • University of Windsor, Faculty of Law
    • Juris Doctor (2013)
  • Wilfrid Laurier University, Faculty of Arts
    • B.A. (Honours) Political Science, 2006

Bar Admission

  • Ontario, 2014