Catherine Ouellet Associate

Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2022 - Ontario

Primary office:  Ottawa

Catherine Ouellet

Catherine Ouellet is an associate in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office.

Catherine completed the University of Ottawa’s bilingual and bijural Canadian Law Program. This program offers both Common Law and Civil Law degrees, preparing graduates for careers in the country’s two legal systems and both official languages..

During her studies, Catherine served as President of the Canadian Law Program Students' Association, a professional resource and social alliance for students of law. In her third year, Catherine competed in the Michel Bastarache Moot Court Competition on language rights and finished in second place. She was also involved with Pro Bono Students Canada and with the University of Ottawa Centre for Law, Technology and Society. 

Prior to entering law school, Catherine completed a Bachelor's Degree (Honours) in social sciences at the University of Ottawa, specializing in International Development and Globalization. She also participated in a field research course in Senegal, Africa. Catherine has held various public service positions at Global Affairs Canada, Canada Border Services Agency and the Privy Council Office.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2022

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2021

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, Canadian Law Program
  • 2017

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, Bachelor's Degree, Social Sciences, specializing in International Development and Globalization
    • Community
      Pro Bono Research Assistant
    • Community
      Canadian Law Program Students' Association, President
    • Community
      Language Mentoring