Caroline Mowat Associate

Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2016 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 905-540-3248

Fax: +1 905-528-5833


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Primary office:  Hamilton

Caroline Mowat

Caroline Mowat is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Hamilton office and a member of the Advocacy Group. Caroline assists clients in a wide range of commercial disputes, as well as with negligence and professional liability claims.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Caroline articled and practiced at one of Canada’s oldest and largest insurance litigation firms. She then worked as in-house counsel for a leading property and casualty insurer and financial organization. She was called to the Bar of Ontario in 2016.

Caroline is currently completing her LLM in Dispute Resolution at Osgoode Hall Law School. She is a member of the Law Society of Ontario, the Ontario Bar Association, the Hamilton Law Association, the Hamilton Lawyers’ Club, and the Burlington Chamber of Commerce.


Career & Recognition

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  • 2021

    • Community
      Pro Bono Ontario – Free Legal Advice Hotline, Volunteer (2019-2021)
    • Education
      York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, LLM Candidate (Dispute Resolution)
  • 2020

    • Community
      Toastmasters International, Vice President of Education (2019-2020)
  • 2018

    • Community
      Hamilton Law Association’s New Lawyers’ Subcommittee, Member (2017-2018)
  • 2017

    • Community
      Hamilton Mock Trial Competition, Coach
  • 2016

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2015

    • Education
      Bond University, JD
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      First in Class Award: Criminal Law and Procedure B
    • Rankings & Awards
      First in Class Award: Principles of Tortious Liability
    • Community
      Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Service, Legal Aid Clinic Volunteer
    • Community
      Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience, Mentor
  • 2012

    • Education
      Queen’s University, BA (Honours)
    • Community
      Youth Diversion Program, Mentor


  • Law Society of Ontario
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Hamilton Law Association
  • Hamilton Lawyers’ Club
  • Contributor, Ontario Insurance Law & Commentary, 2018 Edition (Toronto, ON: LexisNexis Canada, 2017)
  • Co-chair, Hamilton Law Association Roundtable: “Your First Small Claims Trial”
  • Co-chair, Hamilton Law Association Event: “New Lawyers’ Seminar”
  • Co-chair, Hamilton Law Association Event: “New Lawyers’ Mentoring Evening”