Mehri Ghazanjani Articling Student

Speaks:  English, French, Persian

Primary office:  Toronto

Mehri Ghazanjani

Mehri Ghazanjani is an articling student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. She completed her BCL/JD at McGill University Faculty of Law.

Prior to law school, Mehri completed a PhD in sociology at McGill University, where she taught undergraduate courses in sociology and international development from 2015 to 2023.

In summer 2021, Mehri interned at the HIV Legal Network in Toronto, playing a key role in preparing submissions for UN bodies, including the Office of the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. In addition, Mehri completed a year-long legal clinic course at the Center for Research-Action on Race Relations (CRARR), a non-profit civil rights organization in Montreal committed to promoting racial equality, assisting victims of discrimination through activities involving legal research and advocacy.

Throughout her studies, Mehri won multiple awards and distinctions such as the SSHRC (Social Science and Humanities Research Council) and FRQSC (Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture) scholarships for her MA studies at the University of Toronto, the Vanier Graduate Scholarship for her PhD studies, and John Fisher and Jane Scott-Long Scholarships for her legal studies at McGill University.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2023

    • Education
      McGill University, BCL/JD
  • 2021

    • Community
      Legal Information Clinic at McGill, Volunteer Caseworker
  • 2020

    • Education
      McGill University, PhD, Sociology
  • 2013

    • Education
      University of Toronto, Faculty of Arts
  • 2011

    • Education
      McGill University, Faculty of Arts
    • Rankings & Awards
      McGill University Mobility Award
    • Rankings & Awards
      McGill University Arts Graduate Teaching Award
    • Rankings & Awards
      Fonds québécois de la recherche sur la société et la culture (FQRSC)
    • Rankings & Awards
      Graduate Research Enhancement and Travel (GREAT)
    • Rankings & Awards
      John Fisher Burns and Jane Scott-Long Scholarship
    • Rankings & Awards
      Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (SSHRC) (MA)
    • Rankings & Awards
      Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship (SSHRC) (PhD)
    • Rankings & Awards
      University of Toronto Graduate Excellence Award
    • Rankings & Awards
      Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships