Julie has a bilingual civil litigation practice in commercial, public and administrative law.
Julie joined the firm as an associate after working as a law clerk for the Honourable Jocelyne Gagné at the Federal Court. During her clerkship, she prepared legal memoranda for numerous hearings, and assisted Justice Gagné with a large, complex trial.
Julie completed the joint J.D./M.A. (International Affairs) program at the University of Ottawa and Carleton University, respectively. She was involved in various extra-curricular activities throughout her studies. As a caseworker at the University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic, Julie successfully represented a client before the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board. She participated in the national Laskin Moot, which involves administrative law and constitutional law issues. Julie also had the opportunity to present papers at the 7th Annual Canadian Law Student Conference in Windsor, and at an international law conference in The Hague, Netherlands.
Julie currently sits on the Young Professionals Advisory Board for Cornerstone Housing for Women. She also mentors law students through the University of Ottawa Women’s Legal Mentorship Program. Julie enjoys competitive swimming, yoga, and puzzling over the Sunday crossword. Being from Edmonton, she remains an Oilers fan waiting for The Copper & Blue to return to their original glory.Read More
J.D. 2015 – University of Ottawa
M.A. (International Affairs) 2015 – Carleton University
B.A. (Sociology) 2008 – University of Alberta
The Advocates’ Society
AJEFO (L’Association des juristes d’expression française de l’Ontario)
County of Carleton Law Association
The Advocacy Club
Law Society of Ontario
Ontario Bar Association