Nancy E. Cooper is a criminal defence counsel with more than 25 years of experience as a trial lawyer. She brings an exceptional level of dedication to clients in a wide range of criminal matters. Born and raised in Timmins, she graduated from the University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law in 1990. True to her Northern values and culture, she began her legal career as an articling student in Timmins at the firm of Racicot, Bonney in 1990, eventually becoming a full partner with the firm in 1997. Inspired to provide quality legal services to all, regardless of income, Nancy acted as Supervisory Duty Counsel with Legal Aid Ontario from 2000 to 2003 and is now on the Provincial Board of Legal Aid Ontario since 2011. She also serves on the Board of Directors for the Jubilee Centre and the Timmins Chamber of Commerce as a member of its Executive Committee.