Nina Fainman-Adelman Summer Law Student

Speaks:  English, French

Primary office:  Toronto

Nina Fainman-Adelman

Nina Fainman-Adelman is a summer student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. She is completing her Dual JD at American University and the University of Ottawa.

During her legal studies, Nina had the opportunity to intern for the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit. Upon graduation, Nina will be taking both the Ontario and New York bars.

Prior to attending law school, Nina completed her MSc in psychiatry at McGill University.

Nina will focus her summer in the firm's Advocacy department.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2023

    • Education
      American University/University of Ottawa, Dual American-Canadian JD, (expected)
  • 2021

    • Community
      American Bar Association, Antitrust Ambassador
  • 2020

    • Education
      McGill University, MSc (Psychiatry)
  • 2018

    • Community
      McGill Mental Health and Law Conference, Founder & Chair
  • 2017

    • Education
      McGill University, BA
  • 2014

    • Community
      Peer Support Centre, Coordinator (2014-2017)
    • Rankings & Awards
      Dean’s Merit Scholar
    • Rankings & Awards
      Duke of Edinburgh Award (Bronze/Silver/Gold)
    • Rankings & Awards
      Laura Reckman Endowed Scholar