Natasha Tames Associate


Speaks:  English, Spanish

Year of Call: 2015 - Alberta

Primary phone: +1 403-298-1069

Fax: +1 403-263-9193

Email: natasha.tames@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Calgary




Natasha Tames

Natasha Tames is an associate in the Advocacy Department in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office. She practises in the areas of commercial litigation, insurance and professional liability.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Natasha practised in insurance, coverage disputes, transportation and construction at a boutique insurance firm in Calgary, and articled with the Provincial Court of Alberta in Calgary. She received her juris doctor from the University of Alberta in 2014 where she volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada, Student Legal Services, the Zebra Child Protection Centre as a child advocate, and competed in the Canadian rounds of the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court in 2014.

During law school, Natasha interned with a grassroots organization in South Africa where she researched different state approaches to the incorporation of international anti-sex trafficking law in order to assist in drafting model domestic anti-sex trafficking law. Prior to law school, she interned with the Faces, Voices and Places for the Millennium Development Goals team with the Pan-American Health Organization in Washington, DC.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2015

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      2015
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2013

    • Rankings & Awards
      2013
      Gary J. Bigg Memorial Award
    • Rankings & Awards
      2013
      Gerald Gall Grant for International Community Involvement
    • Rankings & Awards
      2013
      Norton Rose Community Award
    • Rankings & Awards
      2013
      Suzanne Mah Award
  • 2011

    • Rankings & Awards
      2011
      The Honourable Mr. Justice Alexander Andrekson Memorial Scholarship
  • 2010

    • Education
      2010
      University of Alberta, BA (Dist.)
    • Education
      2010
      University of Alberta, Certificate in Peace and Post-Conflict Studies
  • 2008

    • Education
      2008
      The Washington Centre, Global Trade and Regional Integration Program

Memberships

  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association