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, practising in the firm's Advocacy department.

Elizabeth completed her law degree at the University of Toronto. While completing her degree, Elizabeth was heavily involved in clinical work. She volunteered her time at Pro Bono Ontario at 393 University Avenue Courthouse, the Family Law Project at 311 Jarvis Street Courthouse, and Downtown Legal Services on the Faculty's campus. Elizabeth was also an editor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law Review for three years, serving as the Review's executive editor in her final year of law school.

Elizabeth 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 own paper on surrogacy laws in 2016.

Elizabeth also worked as a legal assistant in an office of sole practitioner criminal lawyers prior to attending law school.

Career & Recognition

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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