Francine Garland

Francine Garland is a Law Clerk in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office working in the Advocacy group. 

Francine is responsible for all documentation related to employment/labour defence litigation, including pleadings, affidavits of documents, chronology reports, medical summaries, pre-trial memoranda and trial preparation. She is involved with all aspects of work related to employment and labour defence. 

She has extensive knowledge of the procedures under the Rules of Civil Procedure. She also has experience in the management and organization of large files, and extensive experience in trial preparation.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Francine worked at an Ottawa personal injury law firm, providing support for long term disabilities, wrongful dismissals, insurance defence, motor vehicle collisions, medical malpractice, bankruptcy and insolvencies, and personal injury.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2008

    • Community
      Friends of Hospice Ottawa- Richmond, ON, Volunteer
  • 2003

    • Community
      Ottawa Humane Society - Ottawa, ON, Volunteer
  • 1999

    • Community
      SPCA - Garner, NC, Volunteer
    • Community
      Rottweiler Rescue - Raleigh, NC, Volunteer
  • 1993

    • Community
      Hospice of Wake County - Raleigh, NC, Volunteer
    • Education
      Berkeley School of Business, White Plains, New York, Associates Degree in Business
    • Education
      Pace University, White Plains, New York, Associates Degree in Paralegal