Ian Therrien Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English, French

Primary office:  Ottawa

Ian Therrien

Ian Therrien is a summer law student in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office. Ian will focus his summer work in the Intellectual Property Group.

Ian is completing the BCL/JD program at McGill University. During his studies, he has participated in numerous Intellectual Property Law Student Association (IPLSA) activities.

Prior to entering law school, Ian completed a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Ottawa, earning the highest distinction. He has several publications stemming from his undergraduate research in organic electronics as well as his work with Canada’s Department of National Defence. Ian has also worked as a process engineering student at a corn processing plant. 

In his spare time, Ian enjoys playing guitar, golfing and scuba diving.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2019

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, BASc, Chemical Engineering (Co-op/Summa Cum Laude)
  • 2014

    • Community
      Roger Neilson House, Recreational Therapist Assistant
  • 2013

    • Community
      Roger Neilson House, Play and Learn/Family Support Volunteer


  • Intellectual Property Institute of Canada (IPIC)