Kelly Campagnola Associate

Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2015 - Ontario

Primary office:  Toronto

Kelly Campagnola

Kelly Campagnola is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office, practising in the firm’s Financial Institutions & Services Group and the Indigenous Law Group.

Kelly articled at TD Bank and spent a significant portion of her articling term focused on regulatory work and corporate files, reviewing and drafting contracts for a number of business lines, including merchant services, everyday banking and vendor contracts. As the assistant manager of External Legal Services at TD Bank, Kelly assisted with a number of transformational initiatives that focused on the provision of legal services and innovative service delivery.

Kelly has experience advising Métis governments on a variety of matters, including governance, compliance, real estate, consultation and corporate law issues.

As a Senior Policy Advisor at the Métis Nation of Ontario, Kelly also assisted with the drafting and negotiation of contracts and materials related to rights-based negotiations. Her experience in the mining sector gives her a unique perspective on Indigenous involvement in natural resource matters and infrastructure development.

Kelly appeared on a May 2016 episode of The Agenda with Steve Paikin entitled “Being Métis.”

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2016

    • Rankings & Awards
      Council of Ontario Universities Indigenous Role Model for Future Further Campaign
  • 2015

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

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, JD
    • Community
      Volunteer with the Toronto & York Métis Council
  • 2011

    • Rankings & Awards
      Recipient of Indspire Scholarship for academic achievement and community involvement
    • Education
      Wilfrid Laurier University, BA (Hons.) Environmental Studies

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