Madelena Viksne

Madelena Viksne


Madelena Viksne
Contact Information

Madelena Viksne


T 416.865.6619

F 416.865.6636



Western University, Juris Doctor (J.D.), Law, 2017
Western University, B.A. Honors Specialization in History, 2013
Bar Admission

Ontario, 2018
About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

Madelena is an associate lawyer and member of the Employment Group and the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group at Gardiner Roberts LLP. Prior to joining as an associate, Madelena also summered and articled with the firm.

Madelena’s practice focuses on employment and human rights issues, as well as a wide range of general corporate and commercial litigation matters, including professional liability. 


Articles and Presentations
  • #MeToo Movement, Guillotine Justice and the Law of Sexual Harassment – February 7, 2018 – with S. Ray-Ellis
  • Being Weinsteined: The Law of Sexual Harassment – November 28, 2017 – with S. Ray-Ellis
  • Sex and Money…The Post Harvey Weinstein Era – November 9, 2017 – with S. Ray-Ellis 
My Blog
Professional Involvement
  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Young Women in Law Association
  • Toronto Lawyers Association
Beyond the Office

In her free time, Madelena enjoys spending time with friends and family, practicing yoga and travelling.