Desi Nikolova graduated with High Distinction from the University of Toronto in 2007, earning an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree. In 2010 she obtained her J.D. degree from Queen's University, Faculty of Law, where she concentrated her legal studies in criminal and family law.
After completing law school, Ms. Nikolova articled with the renowned criminal defence lawyer, Alan Gold, where she worked on numerous high-profile cases, at all levels of courts in Canada. Since completing her articles, Ms. Nikolova has practised exclusively in the areas of criminal and family law.
In her family law practice, Desi Nikolova has extensive experience handling the full range of cases, from high-conflict and heavily litigated matters to collaborative and amicable matters.
Her educational, employment and personal experience throughout the years reflect a strong dedication to criminal defence and family law. She handles each and every case, regardless of how big or small, with the best of precision, full commitment and assertiveness.
Desi Nikolova is a member in good standing of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Ontario Family Lawyers' Association, JusticeNet and the Criminal Lawyers' Association. She is also a Notary Public for Ontario and accepts Ontario Legal Aid certificates for criminal matters.
Ms. Nikolova is fully bilingual, offering services in English and Bulgarian.