André Poulin-Denis Associate

Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2016 - Ontario

Year of Call: 2013 - Saskatchewan

Primary office:  Ottawa

André Poulin-Denis

André Poulin-Denis is an associate in the Advocacy department of Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, practising in the Employment, Labour & Equalities Group.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, André served as a legal advisor for a professional liability provider where he provided risk management and legal education to regulated health professionals in both English and French. André articled and also worked as an associate with a national law firm where he worked for a large variety of clients on litigation matters involving education law, administrative law and civil litigation.

He has appeared before the Supreme Court of Canada, the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal, the Saskatchewan Court of Queen's Bench and various administrative tribunals.

Prior to a career in law, André worked in television production with a national broadcaster.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2018

    • Career
      November 2018
      Appointed to the Court Challenges Program, Official Language Rights Expert Panel
  • 2016

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2014

    • Community
      December 2014
      Coopérative des publications fransaskoises, President
    • Community
      September 2014
      Association des Juristes d'expression française de la Saskatchewan, Board Member
  • 2013

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Saskatchewan
  • 2012

    • Community
      September 2012
      Coopérative des publications fransaskoises, Vice-President
    • Education
      University of Ottawa, JD (cum laude)
  • 2005

    • Education
      Concordia University, BA Communication Studies and Sociology (with distinction)


  • Canadian Bar Association

Mark Power, André Poulin-Denis, Albert Nolette, Daniel Wirz, Darlène Lozis and Eric LeBlanc « Le soutien financier accordé par le ministère du Patrimoine canadien pour l'enseignement dans la langue de la minorité : constats et proposition de réforme » (2010-2011) 12 RCLF 163

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