Deborah was born and raised in Toronto and completed all her post-secondary education at the University of Toronto, graduating from each program with highest honours. In 2005, she completed her Juris Doctor and in 2006 was called to the Ontario Bar. Deborah practiced at a full service Bay Street firm for approximately 9 years before starting Holbrook Family Law. Deborah is a member of the Durham Region Collaborative Practice, the Durham Region Lawyers’ Association and the Law Society of Ontario. Deborah serves on the boards of not-for-profit organizations including World Vision Canada and Forest Brook Community Church and volunteers regularly at Luke’s Place in Oshawa, where she gives pro bono advice to women leaving abusive relationships.