Pinay lawyer from Manila called to the Ontario Bar

Community News & Features Feb 7, 2014 at 9:55 pm
 Kim Roxas-Arena with with her husband Joey Arena and parents-in-law, Poly and Lita Arena at her oath-taking.

Kim Roxas-Arena with with her husband Joey Arena and parents-in-law, Poly and Lita Arena at her oath-taking.

KIM DELA PENA ROXAS-ARENA took her oath as a lawyer on January 24, 2014 at Roy Thompson Hall, having successfully completed the requirements for becoming an Ontario Barrister and Solicitor set by the Law Society of Upper Canada.

Also a licenced CPA-lawyer in the Philippines, Kim practised law in Manila for almost 15 years before moving to Toronto.

She graduated magna cum laude from the University of San Carlos with an Accounting degree and obtained her Law degree from the University of the Philippines. She plans to specialize in immigration law and family law.