Matthew Brooker Summer Law Student


Speaks:  English


Primary office:  Toronto


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Matthew Brooker

Matthew Brooker is a summer student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. He will focus his summer work in the firm's Business Law Department.

Matthew is completing his JD at the University of Toronto Faculty of Law, and will graduate in 2021. He spent the past summer working at Blue J Legal, a Toronto-based startup that uses AI to accurately predict legal outcomes in US tax law.

During the school year, he spends time volunteering as an academic mentor at several elementary schools in the Greater Toronto Area.

Prior to entering law school, Matthew was a junior hockey player and a competitive bodybuilder.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2021

    • Education
       2021
      University of Toronto Faculty of Law, JD (expected)
  • 2019

    • Community
       2019
      Artists’ Legal Advice Services, Volunteer (Summer 2019)
  • 2018

    • Community
       2018
      Prime Mentors, Volunteer
  • 2017

    • Rankings & Awards
       2017
      Legal Studies Gold Medalist
    • Education
       2017
      University of Waterloo Honours Bachelor of Arts, Legal Studies Major and History Minor
  • 2016

    • Community
       2016
      YMCA Immigrant & Employment Services (Frontier College), Tutor