Natasha Manning is our Senior Staff Lawyer (Immigration) and Intake Team Manager. Natasha received her Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from Osgoode Hall Law School, where she gained extensive clinical experience through the Parkdale Community Legal Clinic. During her undergraduate studies Natasha worked for Service Canada and the Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA). She also volunteered with the Children's Aid Society of Ottawa. These experiences provided her with a deep and abiding interest in migration issues and immigration law. After Natasha's first year of law school, she completed an International Legal Project in Freetown, Sierra Leone conducting research on the juvenile justice system. Her interest in community lawyering flourished in law school where she participated in numerous Pro Bono Students Canada placements. Natasha articled at Neighbourhood Legal Services in Toronto. She has spent most of her career working within the community legal clinic system in Toronto serving some of the most vulnerable and diverse communities in the city.