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
       2023
      Queen’s University Faculty of Law, JD (expected)
  • 2020

    • Education
       2020
      Laurentian University, BA
  • 2017

    • Community
       2017
      Mind Strong Psychology Club, Vice President
  • 2016

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