Jelena Melnychyn Associate


Speaks:  English, French, Serbo-Croatian

Year of Call: 2014 - Alberta

Primary phone: +1 403-298-1887

Fax: +1 403-263-9193

Email: Jelena.Melnychyn@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Calgary



Jelena Melnychyn

Jelena Melnychyn is a Calgary-based Gowling WLG associate who practises in the area of advocacy. Jelena’s practice focuses primarily on insurance defence litigation, including motor vehicle accidents, occupiers’ liability, subrogation, property loss and product liability cases.

Jelena has trial experience in both provincial court and the Court of Queen’s Bench, and has extensive experience with alternative dispute resolutions, including judicial dispute resolutions, private mediations and settlement conferences.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Jelena worked as an associate for a mid-size personal injury firm. Her experience as a personal injury lawyer provides her with a unique perspective that allows her effectively device strategies to advance the insurer client’s needs, including early and cost effective file resolutions.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2014

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2014
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2013

    • Education
      2013
      University of Calgary, JD
  • 2010

    • Rankings & Awards
      2010
      University of Calgary, BA

Memberships

  • Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers’ Association
  • Association of Women Lawyers
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta