Year of Call 2015 Education University of Ottawa, Norman Patterson School of International Affairs Location Whitby, Bowmanville, Stouffville

Featured Areas of Practice Family Law Areas of Practice Family Law Whitby Family Law

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Andreina is an experienced Whitby Family Lawyer with a shining track record and a truly benevolent character. She graduated summa cum laude at York University with a major in political science. She later completed her law degree at the University of Ottawa and a Masters’ degree from the Norman Patterson School of International Affairs (NPSIA) with an M.A. and J.D. designation in 2013.

Andreina understands the stress that comes with needing a family law lawyer and works to make such a difficult time to go smoothly with compassion and expertise. Out of respect for her clients, Andreina is always considerate, yet realistic when advising on the next steps of solving their matters. Andreina adopts a sensible approach when reviewing litigation matters or negotiating settlements, and does not shy away from confrontation in order to ensure her clients receive the best possible solutions. Andreina’s passion for family law and social justice is fueled by her background and empathetic personality. She currently volunteers at the Canadian Lawyers for International Human Rights, an organization that promotes international human rights from a Canadian perspective. Her talent and knowledge in the field have led her to publish articles pertaining to human trafficking and how it has evolved over the past decade in Canada.

Whitby family lawyer Andreina is focused on alimony and spousal support claims, child support, custody and access, dissolutions, divorce, domestic violence, marital property, mediation, arbitration, prenuptial agreements, parent’s rights and independent legal advice for all general family law matters.

Prior to her attendance at York University, Andreina was a law clerk. She gained significant experience working with prominent senior lawyers in civil and real estate matters.

When Andreina is outside of the office, she enjoys spinning, running, rock climbing and learning about international wines. In addition to English, Andreina is fluent in Italian and Spanish and can provide legal services in those languages as well.

For any questions or troubles you may encounter in family law, do not hesitate to get in touch with our Whitby family lawyer Andreina Minicozzi at 289-638-3179


“I am very impressed with the service provided by DSF. I was represented by Andreina on what the judge described as a ‘complicated ‘ custody case. Andreina was very thorough in getting all that was required to make a great case. In addition, she takes the time to listen intently and always return calls in a timely manner. In the end, I am pleased with the outcome and would recommend DSF to anyone who is looking for an excellent family representation”. – Sharein White

“Andreina really is a people person. Very personable and has your best interest at heart. She is very knowledgeable and easy to work with. I am very happy I have found her as my lawyer. I would recommend her to anyone”. – Tanya Teixeira

“We are so very thankful for finding Andreina Minicozzi during this difficult time in our lives. She has made the process of getting sole custody of our daughter less stressful. She is very knowledgable and we feel very confident in her decision making. Andreina is compassionate and kind and is someone who genuinely cares about her clients. She is very reassuring and down to earth, Andreina is genuinely a good person who does everything in her power to do the right thing. I would absolutely recommend Andreina Minicozzi for any family law matters. Thank you so much for everything you have done for us Andreina and team!”. – Randy & Jaimee Clark