Genevieve Simmons Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English, Spanish

Primary office:  Toronto

Genevieve Simmons

Genevieve Simmons is a summer law student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. She is completing her JD at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Law.

Genevieve recently completed a legal externship with a digital finance startup at the University of Toronto’s Entrepreneurship Hatchery. She was also a member of a research and writing team for the Future of Law Lab’s report on the regulation of gamification.

Prior to law school, Genevieve obtained a bachelor of commerce from the University of Victoria. As an undergraduate student, she completed several co-op semesters, notably as a global talent acquisition intern at Western Digital’s office in Ayutthaya, Thailand.

After graduation, Genevieve spent several years working as an associate at Scotiabank within its global operations department in Toronto.

Genevieve will focus her summer in the Business Law Department.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2024

    • Education
      University of Toronto, JD (expected)
  • 2022

    • Community
      The Entrepreneurship Hatchery, Legal Extern (2022-2023)
  • 2021

    • Community
      University of Toronto Students’ Law Society, Class Representative (2021-2023)
  • 2018

    • Education
      University of Victoria, Bachelor of Commerce