Leena Youseif

Lawyer and Founder, YLAW

Leena Yousefi is known as the black sheep of law, and is a multi-award winning lawyer and the founder of YLaw, the fastest growing female-led law firm in Western Canada.

She has been chosen as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers in Canada, one of Business in Vancouver’s Top 40 under 40, and voted as the #1 top-rated Vancouver Divorce Lawyer in BC*. She has won over 90% of her family law cases and has been successful counsel on several ground breaking cases in British Columbia featured in the media.

Leena is the only lawyer in the history of Western Canada to have her law firm ranked in the Top 400 Fastest Growing Companies in Canada by the Globe and Mail, and in the Top 500 Companies by the Canadian Business. In 2020, she was named as the only family lawyer in Canada to become Lexpert’s Rising Star of the Legal profession. A week in her life was recently featured by the BBC.