Denise Cooney is a talented and resourceful lawyer who works with her clients to develop practical solutions to their legal problems. Denise has particular skills in identifying and resolving complex legal issues. She is an accomplished advocate, who practices before both the courts and administrative tribunals.
Denise joined Paliare Roland as an associate in 2014. Prior to that, Denise clerked for the Justices of the Court of Appeal for Ontario. There, she assisted on leading cases across a broad spectrum, including administrative, civil, family and criminal law. Denise began her career at Paliare Roland as a summer student, and then as an articling student.
Denise graduated with honours from the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. She received several academic prizes and was a member of the winning Wilson moot team.
- University of Toronto, J.D. 2012
- Queen's University, M.A., 2009
- University of Western Ontario, B.A. (Hons.), 2008
- Ontario Bar Association
- The Advocates’ Society
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