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Christine Ashbourne

Tel: 416 360 4732 Fax: 1 888 683 6536

Christine is an associate lawyer in the Family Law Group at Torkin Manes LLP. She practises in all areas of family law. Prior to joining the firm, Christine worked at a prominent boutique family law firm in Toronto and spent her articling year as a Judicial Law Clerk to the judges of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (Southwest Region).

Christine has appeared at both the Ontario Court of Justice and the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. She has also assisted as junior counsel at the Ontario Court of Appeal and in family law mediations and arbitrations. While at law school, Christine worked as a research assistant for one of the country’s leading family law scholars. She co-authored several family law publications during that time.





  • J.D., Queen's University, 2011
  • B.A. (Honours), University of Toronto (Victoria College), 2008


  • Called to the Bar of Ontario, 2012

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Torkin Manes Family Law Group secures top ranking in the 2019 edition of Chambers & Partners High Net Worth

Chambers & Partners High Net Worth Torkin Manes is pleased to be ranked Band 1 by Chambers High Net Worth 2018 in the area of Family/Matrimonial Law in Canada.
Aug 22, 2018
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Congratulations to our lawyers elected as Section Executives of the Ontario Bar Association

Congratulations to the following Torkin Manes lawyers who have been elected to the Ontario Bar Association's (OBA) Sections as Executives for the 2018...
Jun 28, 2018

Torkin Manes Hosts U of T Explore It! Event

On Wednesday, February 24, 2016, lawyers from Torkin Manes hosted the University of Toronto's Faculty of Arts and Science Explore It! program at the f...
Feb 26, 2016