Tonya is dedicated to her clients and to meeting their specific legal needs.  She has built her real estate practice by devoting meticulous attention to each client’s transaction to ensure that it closes efficiently. Uniquely, Tonya practices a mediation-based approach in family separation matters which often diminishes cost and stress to her clients at a difficult time.

Tonya’s experience as bilingual in-house counsel for the Canadian Red Cross included international contract negotiation in the Middle East, international human rights work in Switzerland and contract work for construction projects in Indonesia.  Since returning home to Newfoundland and Labrador, she enjoys working with local businesses to address their varying corporate needs. Tonya is committed to ensuring a resolution for your legal matter whether it is the purchase, sale or refinance of your home, the incorporation of your company, the drafting of your will, or the settlement of your employment claim.

No matter how great or how small, your matter is important to us. We’re waiting for your call.

Areas of Practice

  • Real Estate
  • Corporate & Commercial
  • Employment
  • Wills and Estates
  • Family
  • Human Rights
  • Dispute Resolution and Mediation

Professional Designations

  • 2010 – Called to the Bar of Newfoundland and Labrador
  • 2008 – Called to the Bar of Upper Canada (Ontario)
  • 2007 – Bachelor of Laws Degree from University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
  • 2001 – Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Fine Arts Honors from York University, Toronto, Ontario

Community Involvement

  • Chair of the Children’s Wish Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador’s Chapter Advisory Board



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Legal Assistant

Jessica Round

Jessica Hunt