Christien Levien is the 27 year-old criminal defence lawyer who created the Legalswipe app. In our conversation, he explained how he overcame a negative encounter in with the police and how this event led him into a legal career and the creation of his own law firm, Wiley and Levien. He also broke down the steps he took to get into law school and the logistics of creating Legalswipe. Christien is obviously committed to making a difference in his community and strives to empower those around him. During the podcast, he opens up about where his commitment comes and how anyone in Toronto can transform their obstacles into opportunities.

You can find out more about the Legalswipe app at http://www.legalswipe.com/

You can read about the Legalswipe launch: https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2015/07/02/lawyer-in-your-pocket-app-helps-during-police-carding.html

You can follow Christien on Twitter: @ChristienLevien

Add him on Linkedin: Christien Levien

On Facebook he’s: Christien Levien

You can contact his law firm at http://www.wileylevien.com/

Subscribe on Android