Kirsty Strong Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2015 - Ontario

Year of Call: 2005 - Scotland


Primary office:  Toronto


Areas of expertise:


Kirsty Strong

Kirsty is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Toronto office, practising with the firm's Real Estate Group. 

Kirsty has enjoyed a diversified career exclusively within the real estate sector in both a residential and commercial capacity, and in both the private and public sector. She has acted for various clients including investors, developers and retailers and her experience includes the acquisition, development and disposal of property, management of property portfolios and the refinancing of same.

Kirsty was admitted to the practice of law in Scotland in 2005 following a four year honours degree, one year post-graduate diploma and two year traineeship. She relocated to Toronto in October 2011 and was called to the Bar in 2015 after completing her equivalency exams.  

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2015

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2015
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2014

    • Education
      2014
      8 NCA requalification exams
  • 2005

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2005
      Year of Call, Scotland
  • 2002

    • Education
      2002
      Diploma in Legal Practice (Dipl. LP) – Glasgow Graduate School of Law Glasgow U.K.
  • 2001

    • Education
      2001
      Honours Law Degree (LLB (Hons)) – Strathclyde University, Glasgow U.K.

Memberships

  • Law Society of Scotland
  • Law Society of Upper Canada

Various residential real estate focused presentations to Real Estate Brokerages including:

  • Assignment of New Build Contracts - pros and cons and what to be aware of
  • New build purchases – the process and what to consider
  • Pre and post closing issues – how to avoid and mitigate