Priya Szymanski Summer Law Student

Primary office:  Ottawa

Priya Szymanski

Priya Szymanski is a summer student in Gowling WLG’s Ottawa office, working in the Food and Product Regulatory Group.

Priya is a current law student at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University and recipient of the Schulich Scholarship. During her first year of law school, Priya volunteered with Pro Bono Dalhousie at the Dalhousie Legal Aid Service. She is also an executive on the student society for the Food Law & Policy Association.

Before entering law school, Priya obtained an MA in history from Concordia University and an honours BA majoring in history and minoring political science from Simon Fraser University. She has previously worked as a legal project manager and as a legal administrative assistant.

Priya is interested in regulatory law, commercial and corporate law, and contract law.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2024

    • Education
      Dalhousie University, JD (expected)
  • 2021

    • Education
      Concordia University, MA
  • 2015

    • Education
      Simon Fraser University, BA (Honours)
  • “Food Law at Schulich: What’s Been Cooking?” for the Weldon Times.
  • “It’s a Mall World After All: The Invention of the American Teenager and the Rise of Mall Culture in the Late-Twentieth Century” for History in the Making (