April Lewtak Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English, French, Polish

Primary office:  Ottawa

April Lewtak

April Lewtak is a summer law student in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office. April will focus her summer work in the Intellectual Property Group.

April recently completed the first year of her JD at the University of Toronto.

Prior to entering law school, April completed her MSc at the University of Toronto Faculty of Medicine, where her work focused on developing an in vitro system for T cell development. 

For the last several years, April has worked in the biotechnology industry, most recently, in response to new COVID-19 demands from customers. She has also been involved in developing new reagents and implementing new protocols for large-scale generation of existing products used when conducting mass cytometry research. This work introduced April to the interplay between the law and scientific innovation. 

Career & Recognition

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  • 2020

    • Community
      David Asper Centre for Constitutional Rights, Volunteer
  • 2018

    • Community
      Dynamic Dance Company Inc., Dance Instructor
    • Education
      University of Toronto, Master of Science in Immunology
  • 2017

    • Community
      Let’s Talk Science, Community Outreach Volunteer
  • 2016

    • Education
      Queen’s University, Bachelor of Science