Jessica Chen Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2021 - Ontario

Primary phone: + 613-786-0150

Fax: +1 613-563-9869

Email: jessica.chen@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Ottawa



Jessica Chen

Jessica Chen is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office, practising in the Business Law Group.  She practises in the area of municipal law, with a focus on land use planning, expropriation, and municipal tax assessment. 

Jessica completed her Canadian and American JD at the University of Windsor Faculty of Law and the University of Detroit Mercy Law. She also holds an undergraduate degree in Social Sciences from the University of Ottawa. During her legal studies, as part of the Criminal Law Clinic at Detroit Mercy Law, she successfully advocated for misdemeanor defendants in District Courts.

Prior to entering law school, Jessica interned for the Speaker of the Senate and worked for two members of Parliament.  

Career & Recognition

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  • 2021

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2021
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2020

    • Education
       2020
      University of Detroit Mercy Law, JD
    • Education
       2020
      University of Windsor Faculty of Law, JD
  • 2017

    • Education
       2017
      University of Ottawa, BSocSc (Hons.)