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Nashara A.L. Peart

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Education

University of Windsor Faculty of Law, J.D.

University of Detroit Mercy Law School, J.D.

McMaster University, B.A. (Hons.), Graduate Diploma - Public Relations

Bar Admissions

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court

  • Eastern District of Michigan

Nashara Peart is an associate in Miller Canfield's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group. Nashara's practice includes a focus on commercial and public real estate dispute resolution. She has experience representing municipalities, corporations, private citizens and title companies in issues including zoning, land use, real estate, and easement litigation. Nashara has serviced clients on multi-million-dollar real estate and land use litigation matters, including arbitrations, and has successfully represented a client in the Michigan Court of Appeals regarding a dispute over property boundaries.

Nashara earned dual law degrees from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Law and the University of Windsor Faculty of Law, giving her a unique understanding of the law in both the United States and Canada. Nashara served as 2017-2018 National President of the Black Law Students' Association of Canada.

Honors

Detroit Bar Association 2022 Outstanding Young Lawyer Pro Bono Award

State Bar of Michigan Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2020-present

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law
Cum Laude
Keenan Appellate Moot Court Competition, Top Ten Oralist (2017)
Dean's Honor List (Winter 2016)
Moot Court Board Junior Member (2016-2017)
G. Mennen Williams Moot Court Competition - Pass with Distinction (2016)

University of Windsor, Faculty of Law
Equity and Diversity Recognition Award (2018)
J.W. Whiteside Award (2018)

Windsor Law High School Outreach - Co-Chair (2017-2018)
Canadian Moot Competition - Pass with Distinction (2016)

Professional Activities

Black Law Students' Association of Canada – Former National President & National Conference Chair

Black Law Students' Association of Canada – 2018-19 Alumni Advisory Council Chair

Canadian Association of Black Lawyers – Former Board Member