Jimmy Song Summer Law Student


Speaks:  English, Mandarin


Primary office:  Ottawa



Jimmy Song

Jimmy Song is a summer student in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office. He finished his second year in the English Common Law program at the University of Ottawa.

During his studies at U of O, Jimmy was a peer mentor to first-year students and he completed a Technoship program in legal data science.

Prior to entering law school, Jimmy completed his PhD and masters in pharmaceutical chemistry at the University of Kansas. During his graduate career, he became interested in intellectual property law and had exposure to patent prosecution. As a graduate student, Jimmy served as the president of the Graduate Student Organization and student recruitment coordinator for the department.

Jimmy completed an honours bachelor of science in chemical biology at McMaster University. During his undergraduate career, Jimmy worked as an analytical chemist and a technologist as part of his co-op training.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2023

    • Education
       2023
      University of Ottawa, JD (expected)
  • 2020

    • Education
       2020
      University of Kansas, PhD in Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • 2017

    • Education
       2017
      University of Kansas, MSc in Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • 2015

    • Education
       2015
      McMaster University, BSc (Hons.) in Chemical Biology