Areas of Interest
Family Law, Real Estate Law and Civil Litigation.
International Baccalaureate (IB) in Commerce and Marketing diploma, 2009
University of Montreal graduate (LL.B.), Faculty of Law, 2013
Member of the Quebec Bar, 2016
Attorney having practiced various fields of law, Alexandra M. Gaina obtained her University of Montreal diploma in 2013 et was called to the Bar in January 2016.
Originating and immigrant from Romania in 1999, she embodies an integration model by simultaneously learning both Canada’s official languages, including French after a mere 5 months. Her academic background starts by an International Baccalaureate in Commerce and Marketing, through which she exploits her particular talent for numbers. She follows with her admittance to the University of Montreal in law, all while cumulating a full-time job. Me Gaina’s capacities to defy time and efficiency limits transpose into her time as a Bar student, while she combines studies and a full-time job as a paralegal.
Primary collaborator and right hand to Me Teixeira, she completes her Bar internship within O’Hanlon Sanders Teixeira law firm where she practices for the first years of her career and where she is quickly entrusted challenging files, some in Court of Appeal.
As one of Arruda Teixeira inc.’s main champions, Me Gaina greatly influenced and contributed to the firm’s creation and structuring. Ambitioned by success and excellence, she promotes the same ideals as much in her practice as in the image projected by Arruda Teixeira inc’s banner.
Confident litigant, Me Gaina also prevails in drafting and witness preparation. Mother of two young children, Me Gaina balances work and family thanks to her great organizational, communication and interpersonal skills, which win her clients’ trust and ensure a reliable presence.
Me Gaina is proficient in English, French and Romanian, with solid knowledge in Spanish.