Laurence Prud'homme Law Student


Speaks:  English, French, Spanish


Primary office:  Montréal


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Laurence Prud'homme

Laurence Prud’homme is a law student in Gowling WLG’s Montréal office.

Laurence graduated from the Université de Montréal with a bachelor of civil law and a student engagement certificate. She also completed a summer program at the University of Costa Rica in 2017.

During her studies at the Université de Montréal, Laurence was actively involved in student life. She founded and chaired the Comité droit autochtone, and served as Vice-President of Administrative Affairs of the Association des étudiant.es en droit. Through this commitment, she was awarded a student engagement scholarship. She also sat on a Dean’s committee that sought to facilitate the admission of Indigenous students to the Faculty. 

She then completed the professional training at the École du Barreau du Québec, and is currently pursuing a Master of Laws (LL.M.) at McGill University.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Laurence worked as a law student for a law firm specializing in Indigenous law. She also interned for a housing committee, of which she currently sits on the board of directors.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2020

    • Education
       2020
      McGill University, LL.M. (ongoing)
  • 2019

    • Education
       2019
      École du Barreau du Québec
  • 2018

    • Rankings & Awards
      May 2018
      Student engagement scholarship from the FAÉCUM
    • Education
       2018
      Université de Montréal, LL.B.
  • 2017

    • Education
       2017
      University of Costa Rica, Summer Program in International and Environmental Law
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
       2015
      Entrance scholarship from the Law Faculty of the Université de Montréal
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
       2013
      Lieutenant Governor’s Youth Medal
  • “Les revendications particulières des Autochtones”, with Paul Dionne, March 2018