Jimmy Song Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English, Mandarin

Primary office:  Ottawa

Jimmy Song

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

Jimmy is completing his JD at the University of Ottawa under the English Common Law program. During his studies, Jimmy was selected for the First-Year Technoship, a research bursary by the Centre for Law, Technology and Society. During his time as a research assistant, Jimmy contributed to research initiatives in the areas of legal data science analysis.

Prior to entering law school, Jimmy graduated from the University of Kansas with a PhD and Master in pharmaceutical chemistry. He completed his undergraduate degree in chemical biology at McMaster University.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2023

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, English Common Law, JD (expected)
  • 2020

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

    • Education
      University of Kansas, Master, Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • 2015

    • Community
      International Friends (Lawrence, KS), Volunteer
    • Education
      McMaster University, Bachelor of Science, Chemical Biology
  • 2011

    • Community
      Welcome Inn Community Centre (Hamilton), Peer Mentor


  • American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (2016-2020)