Bushra Nassab

Bushra is an associate in our disputes group. She maintains a general civil and commercial litigation practice, with a focus on securities litigation and class action defence. Bushra obtained her JD from the University of Windsor. During law school, Bushra participated in the Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot and advanced to the semifinals, which placed her in the top 4 of 34 teams in Canada. Bushra also worked as a contract law Teaching Assistant during her 2L and 3L years, was an administrative law Research Assistant, and worked at the Career Services Office. Prior to joining Osler as a summer student in 2019, Bushra’s work experience was predominately in the government sector, having worked at Infrastructure Ontario, the Legislative Assembly of Ontario, and the Senate of Canada.

Latest Insights

  • Blog Jul 10, 2024

    Beware the contractual limitation period

    A recent Ontario court decision addressed the issue of a contractual limitation period. The decision is a reminder to parties to be mindful of their...

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    Beware the contractual limitation period
  • Blog Oct 14, 2021

    Weeding out unmeritorious class actions early: section 4.1 of the amended Class Proceedings Act, 1992 comes to the rescue

    A recent Ontario Superior Court of Justice decision is the first to interpret section 4.1 of the amended Class Proceedings Act, 1992 regarding the...

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    Weeding out unmeritorious class actions early: section 4.1 of the amended Class Proceedings Act, 1992 comes to the rescue

Awards and Recognition

  • Mooting and Advocacy Award, University of Windsor (2020)
  • Law Foundation of Ontario/Law Alumni Access to Legal Education Award (2017, 2018)
  • Frank W. Woods Medal, University of Toronto (2016)
  • Gordon Cressy Student Leadership Award, University of Toronto (2016)

Media Mentions

  • Osler News Mar 6, 2024

    Pro Bono Ontario’s 2023 ‘Honour Roll’ includes 13 Osler lawyers

    Pro Bono Ontario named 13 Osler lawyers to its second annual Honour Roll.

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Community Involvement

  • Caseworker, Community Legal Aid of Windsor

Credentials

Education

  • University of Windsor, Juris Doctor (2020)
  • University of Toronto, Honours Bachelor of Arts (2016)

Languages

  • English
  • Arabic

Professional Affiliations

  • Law Society of Ontario