Karina Labelle Associate

Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2017 - Ontario

Primary office:  Ottawa

Karina Labelle

Karina Labelle is an associate in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, practising in the Advocacy Group. Her practice focuses on commercial and civil litigation. She represents both individuals and corporations, with an emphasis on construction matters and commercial disputes.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Karina worked at two Ottawa law firms where she worked on a variety of litigation matters and conducted workplace investigations for large corporations and associations. Karina has appeared before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

Karina graduated from the University of Ottawa's French common law program. During her studies, she volunteered for Pro Bono Students Canada, and acted as a teacher's assistant for the Alternative Dispute Resolution course. Prior to attending law school, she completed an undergraduate degree in social sciences at the University of Ottawa.

Karina is fluently bilingual in English and French, and practises in both languages.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2017

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2016

    • Rankings & Awards
      Catherine Helen MacLean Memorial Bursary awarded for the highest mark in Labour Law II Advocacy Course (University of Ottawa)
    • Education
      University of Ottawa, JD
  • 2013

    • Community
      Pro Bono Students Canada Volunteer
  • 2012

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, B.Sco.Sc. (Magna Cum Laude), Criminology Major, Biology Minor


  • County of Carleton Law Association
  • Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario
  • Canadian Bar Association