Ljiljana Stanic is an associate in our Litigation Group in Toronto. She maintains a general litigation practice, with a particular focus on complex commercial disputes and arbitrations, class actions, domestic and international procurement litigation, and professional liability. Ljiljana also has experience in matters relating to Aboriginal law.
Ljiljana has appeared before all levels of court, including the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as numerous arbitral and administrative tribunals, including the Canadian International Trade Tribunal.
Ljiljana received her law degree from the University of Toronto in 2015. Ljiljana also studied at the University of Copenhagen Faculty of Law, with a focus on international and EU trade and development law.
A member of the 2013 University of Toronto Faculty of Law Grand Moot team, she has also represented the University of Toronto at the Laskin Moot, winning factum and team awards. Ljiljana also served as Co-Editor-in-Chief of the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review.
Ljiljana was awarded a Donner Civic Leadership Fund Fellowship which sponsored her work in the Forensic Legal Services department at the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. Throughout her time in law school she also worked as a legal clinic caseworker, research assistant, and tutorial leader.
Ljiljana received a SSHRC grant to conduct her graduate studies in epistemology and metaphysics at the University of Toronto, from which she holds both Honours Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in philosophy.
Ljiljana was called to the Ontario bar in 2016. She is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, the Advocates’ Society, and the Canadian Maritime Law Association.