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Barbara Frederikse is the founder of Frederikse Law in Burlington, Ontario. With over 20 years of legal experience, including 14 spent on Bay Street in Toronto, Barbara brings a wealth of knowledge to the practice of law. She applies a common-sense approach to the law, putting her clients’ interests first, giving practical and cost-effective solutions in real estate, commercial leasing, corporate commercial transactions, and wills and estates.
Barbara graduated from Brock University prior to attending law school at McGill University in Montreal, where she obtained degrees in both common law and civil law.
Having started her legal career practicing commercial litigation, Barbara appreciates first-hand the pain and suffering that can come from improperly drafted agreements. She uses that experience to educate and guide her clients so that they can make appropriate decisions in their particular circumstance.
Barbara serves as the Chair of the Board of Directors for Nelson Youth Centres, an accredited children’s mental health centre that provides group-based treatment programs for children and youth in Halton Region. She is also a member of the Burlington Chamber of Commerce, serving as Chair of the Women in Leadership Committee. Other memberships include the Halton County Law Association, the Hamilton Law Association, the Ontario Bar Association and STEP (Society Of Trust And Estate Practitioners). In addition, she is mom to her 3 energetic boys. Before the covid-19 pandemic, she acted as the trainer for her eldest son’s hockey team and as a leader with the 15th Strathcona Scout Troop.
- McGill University – Bachelor of Laws (Common Law)
- McGill University – Bachelor of Laws (Civil Law)
- Called to the Ontario Bar in 1999
- Trust and Estate Practitioner
- Brock University – Bachelor of Arts in Geography and French, with Distinction
- Chair of Nelson Youth Centres
- Chair of Women in Leadership Committee with the Burlington Chamber of Commerce