Derek Varrin Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  Toronto

Derek Varrin

Derek Varrin is a summer student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. He is completing his JD at Queen’s University.

Before joining Gowling WLG as a summer student, Derek interned at the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) in 2021, where he researched and drafted salary arbitration briefs and rebuttal documents for NHL players to use in salary arbitration hearings.

During his undergraduate studies, Derek played on the Laurentian University men’s varsity hockey team for four years.

Derek will focus his summer in the firm's Business Law department.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2023

    • Education
      Queen’s University Faculty of Law, JD (expected)
  • 2020

    • Education
      Laurentian University, BA
  • 2017

    • Community
      Mind Strong Psychology Club, Vice President
  • 2016

    • Rankings & Awards
      U SPORTS Academic All-Canadian (2016 - 2020)
    • Community
      Dean’s List (2016 - 2020)