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Nivala Persad-Maharaj

B.A., LL.B., LL.M. Lawyer

Called To Bar



  • National Committee on Accreditation
  • Masters of Law- University of Toronto
  • Bachelor of Laws- University of Sussex
  • Honours Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice & Public Policy- University of Guelph

Practice Areas

Guelph Office T. 519-837-2100 x290 F: 519-837-1617

Nivala is an associate in the Family Law Practice Group.

Nivala earned a Masters of Law from the University of Toronto, a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sussex, and a Honours Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice & Public Policy and Leadership from the University of Guelph. Throughout her academic career, Nivala worked with a number of groups to develop diversity, equity & inclusion policies and served as a mediator for first instance student disputes.

Nivala grew up in the Waterloo Region, and is excited to be part of a firm and community that is close to home. In her spare time, Nivala enjoys travelling, keeping active through biking & hiking, and spending time with family & friends.  

Memberships & Professional Appointments

  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Guelph Office 245 Hanlon Creek Boulevard. Unit 102 Guelph, ON N1C 0A1
    519 837 2100
  • Fergus/Elora Office 294 East Mill Street, Unit 108, Centre Wellington, ON N0B 1S0
    519 837 2100
  • Toll Free 800 746 0685