Laurianne Walker-Hanley Associate

Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2019 - Québec

Primary office:  Montréal

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Laurianne Walker-Hanley

Laurianne Walker-Hanley is an associate in Gowling WLG's Montréal office, practising in the Commercial Litigation Group.

Laurianne holds a bachelor’s degree in civil law from the Université de Montréal, as well as a juris doctor in common law from Queen’s University. She represented Queen’s in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna.

While attending law school, Laurianne worked in the legal department at Investissements PSP, one of Canada’s largest pension investment managers, and interned at the Québec Government Office in New York. She also taught tennis for several years.

Laurianne was actively involved in various committees and organizations during her academic life, notably in her role as vice-president of professional relations for the Law Student Association of the Université de Montréal, as well as her participation in the Droit de Cité debate on the French-language community radio station CIBL-FM. She also volunteered at the YWCA legal clinic during her bachelor’s degree.

In 2017, Laurianne joined Gowling WLG as a summer student and later articled at the firm.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2019

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Québec
  • 2018

    • Education
      Queen's University, JD
  • 2017

    • Education
      Université de Montréal, LL.B.
  • 2014

    • Rankings & Awards
      Profile/interview for the “Femmes de demain” column in La Presse+
    • Rankings & Awards
      Recipient of the Lieutenant Governor’s Youth Medal