Vani Selvarajah | Board of Directors

Vani Selvarajah is lawyer with Gary Anandasangaree & Associates. She is engaged in all practice areas of the firm with an emphasis on immigration law and wills & estate law. Among other areas of practice, Vani offers legal services in family law, landlord and tenant board matters and civil cases. Vani is passionate about advocating for human rights and has dedicated part of her practice to international human rights law. She has been actively involved with Lawyers’ Rights Watch Canada and has advocated for a variety of international issues on behalf of LRWC by addressing the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva. Vani was called to the Ontario Bar in 2012 after obtaining her Bachelor of Laws degree from University of Alberta in 2011. Prior to law school, Vani completed her Honours Bachelor of Arts from University of Waterloo, where she majored in Legal studies and Criminology with a minor in Business. Vani completed her articles with a leading immigration and refugee law firm in Canada, Jackman & Associates prior to being called to the Bar. While completing her law degree, Vani volunteered with the Edmonton Community Legal Centre, providing legal services to low-income individuals within the community.