Ali K. Manavi

Ali Manavi completed a Specialized Honours Bachelor's degree in Political Science at York University in 2005, specializing in Global Political Studies and International Relations. Consistently on the Dean's Honour Roll at York University, Mr. Manavi was encouraged to pursue a Master's degree and Ph.D. in Political Science, but he declined in order to pursue his passion to practice law. During his focused study of post-structuralist political theory, Mr. Manavi was offered various scholarships, including a full Scholarship to complete his Master's Degree in political science at the University of Western Ontario in London, and was among only 20 candidates to receive acceptance to the specialized Master's program at McMaster University in Global Security Studies and International Relations. Mr. Manavi chose to complete law school at the University of Windsor, Faculty of Law, where he received his LL.B. in 2008, and was called to the bar by the Law Society of Upper Canada in 2009. Establishing his law practice on Yonge Street in the heart of Richmond Hill, Ontario, for more than 10 years Mr. Manavi has been serving his community as a lawyer practicing Family Law, Criminal Law, and Immigration Law. Mr. Manavi continues to regularly attend and conducts trials at the Superior Court of Justice and Ontario Court of Justice since 2009.