Nareg Froundjian Articling student


Speaks:  English, French, Spanish, Armenian


Primary office:  Montréal


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Nareg Froundjian

Nareg is an articling student in Gowling WLG's Montréal office. He joined the firm as a summer student in 2018. Prior to orienting himself towards private practice, he consulted with courts and tribunals across jurisdictions on justice reform and lead projects to enhance access to justice.

Passionate of all things tech, Nareg is involved with the LawWithoutWalls program since 2016 and with the Cyberjustice Laboratory since 2015. His interests have tabbed him into the realm of artificial intelligence, blockchain, and the digital economy, with a particular penchant for their applications within the legal profession.

Follow Nareg Froundjian on Twitter @naregeff

Nareg Froundjian

Nareg Froundjian
@naregeff

RT @mgeist: The Foundation of Canada’s Digital Charter: Privacy Law Reform Focused on a Data-Driven Economy https://t.co/HWFzCwxSzO https:/… Nareg Froundjian (@naregeff) May 23,2019

Nareg Froundjian

Nareg Froundjian
@naregeff

RT @CyberjusticeLab: Le Laboratoire de cyberjustice est maintenant à la recherche d’un.e assistant.e de recherche pour l’été 2019 ! Venez j… Nareg Froundjian (@naregeff) May 23,2019

Career & Recognition

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  • 2019

    • Career
       2019
      Member of the Information Technologies Committee of the Young Bar of Montreal
  • 2018

    • Career
       2018
      Research Assistant at the Cyberjustice Laboratory (2015 - 2018)
    • Education
       2018
      Université de Montréal, LLM in IT law (in progress)
  • 2017

    • Education
       2017
      Scholarship recipient for the Instituto de Tecnologia e Sociedade do Rio’s summer school
    • Rankings & Awards
       2017
      Recipient of the Cyberjustice Laboratory scholarship for contributions to access to justice
    • Community
       2017
      Alumni advisor for LawWithoutWalls
  • 2016

    • Community
       2016
      Founding member of Pomegranate Group
    • Community
       2016
      Participant LawWithoutWalls
    • Community
       2016
      President of the Université de Montréal’s debate team ( 2013 - 2016)
    • Rankings & Awards
       2016
      Recipient of the Cyberjustice Laboratory scholarship for contributions to access to justice
    • Rankings & Awards
       2016
      Recipient of the J.A. Louis Lagacé scholarship for academic excellence and originality of master’s thesis
    • Education
       2016
      Université de Montréal, LLB
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
       2015
      Recipient of the Cyberjustice Laboratory scholarship for contributions to access to justice
    • Community
       2015
      Board member of the Association des Cycles Supérieurs Étudiant en Droit
  • 2014

    • Community
       2014
      Judge of the debate committee of the Université de Montréal’s Law Faculty
    • Community
       2014
      Vice-president of the Business Law and Management Committee of the Université de Montréal’s Law Faculty
  • 2013

    • Education
       2013
      HEC Montréal, Trilingual bachelor’s degree in Business Administration
  • 2012

    • Community
       2012
      Founding member of HEC Montréal’s debate team

Memberships

  • Canadian Armenian Business Council
  • Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate (CUSID)
  • Cyberjustice Community
  • LawWithoutWalls
  • Legaltech Montreal
  • Presenter of "Procezeus: an artificially intelligent chatbot to resolve landlord/tenant disputes" at the launch event of the ACT research project (June 20, 2018)
  • Presenter of the workshop "Greffier du 21e siècle" to clerks and staff of federal administrative tribunals (June 8, 2017)
  • Co-designer and Presenter of "RQST: an enterprise-grade software plugin to quantify and report the work of in-house counsel" at the LawWithoutWalls Composium in Miami (April 16, 2016)
  • Co-designer of "eRADA: règlement amiable en ligne des différends administratifs" as part of the tools developed by the Cyberjustice Laboratory (summer 2015)
  • Managed and advised on Public Online Dispute Resolution and eCourt projects for the Quebec City Municipal Court, the Condominium Authority Tribunal of Ontario and the Office de la Protection du Consommateur.
  • Conceptualized and managed the development of an AI legal chatbot for landlord/tenant disputes.
  • Conceptualized and presented various legaltech initiatives: a knowledge management plugin for large financial institutions, a system to track court appearances in real time, a platform to contest traffic tickets electronically.