Andrea Leung Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  Waterloo Region

Andrea Leung

Andrea is a summer student in Gowling WLG’s Waterloo office. She is pursuing her law degree at the University of Ottawa in the English Common Law program.

During her first two years of law school, Andrea worked with a community legal clinic in Toronto, interned with the in-house legal team at the Dairy Farmers of Ontario and held an executive position with the University of Ottawa’s Christian Legal Fellowship chapter. Andrea is drawn to the legal profession because of her passion for advocating for people and her love of problem solving. She is interested in the areas of employment and administrative law.

Prior to law school, Andrea completed a bachelor of arts in international development studies at the University of Toronto. As part of her studies, Andrea spent a year working in rural India with a community development organization focusing on women's empowerment. After graduating, she worked in administration and fundraising with the non-profit Tearfund Canada. She continues to be involved with the organization as a board member.

Outside of school and work, Andrea can be found playing ultimate frisbee, spending time with her three sisters and experimenting in the kitchen with new recipes.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2023

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, English Common Law, JD (expected)
  • 2018

    • Education
      University of Toronto, BA (International Development Studies Co-op)