At Gittens & Associates, we have some of the most talented articling students who work collaboratively in solving your challenging legal issues. We are proud to be an important part of their journey toward becoming competent professionals.
Chineze joined Gittens & Associates in April 2020 as an Articling Student, she is currently working towards getting called to the Newfoundland and Labrador Bar.
She graduated with an LL.B (Honours) from Madonna University in 2011 and a BL From the Nigerian Law School in 2012. While at the Nigerian Law school, she did her chamber’s attachment with the Attorney-General/Minister of Justice of Nigeria in 2012.
Chineze practiced law for 4 years in Nigeria and appeared in all levels of court before moving to Newfoundland in 2016. She is also a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, United Kingdom.
Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family, volunteering, cooking and travelling. She is also fluent in English, pidgin English, and Igbo.
Racheal joined Gittens & Associates in June 2020 as an Articling student and is working towards getting called to the Newfoundland and Labrador Bar.
She graduated with a Bachelors of Law (L.L.B) from the University of London external program in Malaysia in 2009 and subsequently commenced her chambering (equivalent to articling) at Tan Kim Soon & Co. She was admitted to the Malaysian Bar in 2012.
Racheal volunteered at the legal department of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) in Malaysia for almost a year prior to moving to Newfoundland in 2016.
When not at work, she enjoys diving, travelling, and painting. She is also fully conversant in English, Malay, and Punjabi.
Victoria joined Gittens and Associates as an Articling Clerk in June 2019. She graduated from Dalhousie’s Schulich School of Law with a Juris Doctor in May 2020. During her time at Law School, Victoria volunteered doing pro-bono work in Youth legal education, and spent a semester studying law at the University of Genoa in Italy.
Prior to law school, Victoria obtained a Bachelor of Science in Psychology at Memorial University. While at MUN she was a member of the Sea-Hawks cheerleading team and competed both nationally and internationally. She was formerly a coordinator for PLIAN’s Youth Justice Camp, as well as a long-time gymnastics coach.