Elizabeth Kurz Associate

Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2018 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 416-369-7220

Fax: +1 416-862-7661

Email: elizabeth.kurz@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Toronto

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Elizabeth Kurz

Elizabeth Kurz is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office.

Elizabeth completed her law degree at the University of Toronto. While completing her degree, she volunteered at Law Help Ontario and the Family Law Project, helping self-represented litigants navigate the civil and family law systems in Toronto.

Elizabeth was also an editor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review from 2014-2017. She served as Executive Editor for the journal in her final year of law school.

Elizabeth has a special interest in medical law. She was Professor Trudo Lemmens’ (Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Toronto) research assistant for two years. During that period, Elizabeth co-authored two articles on assisted suicide laws with Professor Lemmens, and she received a Faculty award for her paper on surrogacy laws in 2016.

Prior to law school, Elizabeth earned her BA (Hons) degree in History and English Literature from Queen’s Unviersity in Kingston. After her undergraduate degree, Elizabeth worked as a legal assistant in an office of sole practitioner criminal lawyers.

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  • 2018

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2017

    • Education
      University of Toronto, Faculty of Law, JD
  • 2010

    • Education
      Queen's University

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