Our team includes lawyers, law clerks, legal assistants and administrative professionals, working together to provide you with timely service as well as considered and balanced legal advice. Our legal support team is trained to provide independent legal work, especially for straight forward and administrative matters. They also carry out managerial responsibilities under the direction and guidance of our lawyers and assist with more complex legal matters.


Kelly CairdOffice Manager

Robin VitezBusiness Systems & Records Manager

Gengyun Tian, Accounting Clerk 

Maria Adesina, Reception/Admin

Legal Support Staff

Mafanway Buttigieg, Law Clerk – Estate Planning & Estate Admin

Beverley Houghtby, Senior Law Clerk – Estate Administration

Samira Eljaji, Law Clerk – Family Law

Kristina Lewis, Client Services – Family Law

Joanna Pachulski, Legal Assistant

Samantha Senuik, Law Clerk

KELLY CAIRD, Office Manager

Kelly has worked for 20+ years in office administration which includes experience in both legal and human resource environments.  As the Office Manager for AGB Lawyers, Kelly oversees human resources, finance, records management, marketing and office systems.  She works diligently to ensure our team is equipped with the tools necessary to provide outstanding service to our valued clients and is responsible for the firm’s administrative procedures.  Just as important, Kelly works with our employees to encourage professional development.  You can reach Kelly at 613-232-8832, ext. 289 or by email.

ROBIN VITEZ, Business Systems & Records Manager

Robin holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Brock University in Biology and Environmental Science. To date, her career has spanned public relations with waste management and the service industry, as well as, pure research working for Genome Canada and Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada concentrating on plant molecular biology.  Robin is an integral part of the AGBL team providing a range of administrative support functions to office managers and colleagues with great accuracy and efficiency.  You can reach Robin at 613-232-8832 or contact her by email.