Anabel Semerdzhieva

Anabel Semerdzhieva

Associate, Litigation

Contact Information

tel: 514.904.8199



Areas of Expertise

Bar Admission

Québec, 2022


  • McGill University, B.C.L./J.D. (2020)

  • McGill University, Joint Honours, Political Science and International Development Studies (2017)


English, French, Bulgarian

Anabel is an associate in the litigation department of our Montréal office. She obtained both civil and common law degrees from the McGill University Faculty of Law, in December 2020. She previously obtained a Joint Honours degree in Political Science and International Development Studies from McGill, graduating First Class.

In law school, Anabel was a Senior Editor at the McGill Law Journal and worked at the Mile End Legal Clinic, providing legal assistance to disadvantaged individuals and self-represented litigants in all areas of the law. She has previously worked at the Canadian Human Rights Commission and the Parliament of Canada, and in the summer of 2019, she completed an internship at the Permanent Mission of Canada to the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland. 

  • McGill University, Dean’s Honour List (2014-2017)

  • McGill Law Journal, Associate and Senior Editor (2018-2020) 

  • Mile End Legal Clinic, Caseworker (2019-2020) 

  • International Refugee Assistance Project, Caseworker (2017-2019) 

  • Inter Gentes – McGill Journal of International Law & Legal Pluralism, Associate Editor (2017-2018)

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Barreau du Québec
  • Young Bar Association of Montréal