Javairia (Jia) Junaid
Jia Junaid, founder and principal of the Mississauga, Ont. firm Atlas Law Group, focuses on residential real estate, family, and immigration law.
She graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in international relations in 2008, before earning her Juris Doctor from the University of Ottawa in 2012. Ms. Junaid was called to the Ontario Bar in 2014.
While completing her articles with Legal Aid Ontario in Ottawa, Ms. Junaid worked on a variety of social justice issues and held articling positions with the Refugee Law Office, family duty counsel, and criminal duty counsel.
In addition to her local and regional clients, Ms. Junaid works with international real estate investors, professionals, and entrepreneurs from the United States, Middle East, South Asia, and North Africa.
She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and has appeared before the Ontario Court of Appeal and the Supreme Court of Justice.