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Nov 21, 2023

Episode 067: Caring for Mental Health Within the Legal Practice with Lynne Harford

Brenda Agnew, your host, has the pleasure of welcoming Lynne Harford to today’s conversation. Lynne is a Registered Social Worker with a Master of Social Work degree from the University of Toronto. She is also certified as a Clinic...

Oct 27, 2023

Episode 066: Legal Literacy for Sexual Abuse Survivors with Vanshika Dhawan

Brenda Agnew, your host, welcomes Vanshika Dhawan to today’s conversation about the importance of legal literacy. Vanshika graduated from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, earning her JD. While at law school, Vanshika volu...

Oct 27, 2023

Episode 065: Compassionate Care and Advocacy for Sexual Abuse Victims

Brenda Agnew, your host, welcomes Linda O’Brien to today’s conversation. Linda joined the Gluckstein family from Evans Philp, where she was a Managing Partner, leading the team in insurance defense tort litigation. She is now...

Oct 27, 2023

Episode 060: Advocating for LGBTQ+ Lives: A Journey of Support with Michael Battista

Brenda Agnew is co-hosting today’s episode with Simona Jellinek. They have the privilege of welcoming Michael Battista of Battista Migration Law Group to a thoughtful conversation. With over 30 years of experience practic...

Oct 27, 2023

Episode 059: We All Have Gender Identity with Jacq Hixson-Vulpe

Brenda Agnew is co-hosting today’s episode with Simona Jellinek. As we dive into the month of June, we have an exciting lineup of episodes dedicated to Pride Month. These discussions are not confined to a single day or month, which...

Oct 26, 2023

Simona Jellinek Discusses Actor Kevin Spacey's Acquittal For Sex Offences on CBC News

Sexual abuse lawyer Simona Jellinek appeared on CBC News: The National on July 26 to discuss actor Kevin Spacey's acquittal for nine sex offences. Spacey had been accused of unwanted sexual acts by several different men. Acqu...

Apr 25, 2023

Legal Webinar: Challenges to Sexual Abuse Survivors Coming Forward in a Digital World

Join Associate Ivanna Iwasykiw for a legal webinar to discuss challenges faced by survivors of sexual assault and sexual abuse in the digital age. Ivanna discusses some of the fears and worries shared by survivors that may prevent them from coming...

Mar 02, 2023

Supporting Survivors of the 60's Scoop

Sixties Scoop survivors interested in learning about filing claims for abuse and neglect will learn more about their rights and hear from others who had similar experiences.

Feb 28, 2023

Episode 053: The Sixties Scoop: Families Seeking to Reunite Jane Malkovich, Elaine Kicknosway, and Colleen Cardinal

Brenda Agnew, your host, is joined today by three fantastic guests Jane Malkovich, from the DNA Genetic Detective, Elaine Kicknosway, and Colleen Cardinal, both co-founders of the Sixties Scoop Network and survivors. In today’s episode, they...

Jan 04, 2023

Episode 051: Supporting Survivors of Sexual Abuse and Assault

Brenda Agnew, your host, is joined by Diana Harris and Simona Jellinek who have been working with Supporting Survivors, where they have been focusing on advocating for victims of sexual abuse and assault among other i...

Jan 04, 2023

1st Annual Supporting Sexual Abuse Survivors Conference: "Navigating the System".

Supporting Survivors of Sexual Abuse: Navigating the System is a survivor-focused conference presented by  Jellinek Ellis Gluckstein that aims to support survivors and their family members and to educate lawyers, health care practit...

Nov 17, 2022

Episode 047: A New Addition to Jellinek Ellis Gluckstein’s Team with Jesse Frohlich

Brenda Agnew, your host, welcomes Jesse Frohlich to today’s episode. Jesse has recently joined the Jellinek Ellis Gluckstein family and shares the professional journey that led him to where he is today. Jesse received his Bachelor of Arts ...

Nov 07, 2022

Episode 044: A Shift in Society: Changing the Limitations on Sexual Abuse Cases with Simona Jellinek

Brenda Agnew and Jordan Assaraf, your hosts, welcome Simona Jellinek to today’s episode. Simona Jellinek leads the Sexual Abuse and Assault team as counsel. Simona has more than 25 years of representing survivor...

Sep 14, 2022

Episode 042: Internet as a Weapon with Ivanna Iwasykiw

Brenda and Ivanna address several crucially important matters including cyberbullying, internet harassment, and revenge porn. They also dive deep into the Duty to Accommodate and the power of Human Rights as a mechanism for change.

Oct 31, 2014

Simona Jellinek on Canada AM speaking about sexual abuse issues.

Simona Jellinek on Canada AM, Friday October 31st, 2014. Speaking about reporting sexual assault.