Rasan Sahota Summer Law Student


Speaks:  English, Hindi, Punjabi


Primary office:  Toronto


Rasan Sahota

Rasan Sahota is a summer student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. She is completing her JD at Queen’s University.

In her second year, Rasan worked as a legal intern for the Department of Justice’s Natural Resources Canada Legal Services Unit.

She is passionate about the confluence of technology and law. Recently, Rasan worked in the collaborative Conflicts Analytics Lab as a legal research analyst, where the team endeavoured to combine legal information with artificial intelligence.

Rasan has also worked with various Kingston organizations through her volunteer placements with Pro Bono Students Canada.

Prior to attending law school, Rasan completed an honours bachelor of science double majoring in biochemistry and political science at the University of Toronto. During her degree, she operated a 30+ executive team that provided services to 200+ students as president for the healthcare oriented organization, HOSA UTSC.

During the summer before entering law school, Rasan joined a team of student researchers to produce a report on the impacts of COVID-19 on young Ontarians, in which the team provided policy recommendations to the Government of Ontario.

Rasan will focus her summer in the firm's Intellectual Property Group.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2023

    • Education
       2023
      Queen’s University, JD (expected)
  • 2020

    • Community
       2020
      Young Ontarians United, L.I.G.H.T, Canada, Policy Researcher
    • Community
       2020
      Pro Bono Students Canada, Student Volunteer
  • 2019

    • Rankings & Awards
       2019
      Letter Award
    • Rankings & Awards
       2019
      President of the Year
    • Education
       2019
      University of Toronto, BSc (Biochemistry & Political Science) (Hons.)
  • 2018

    • Community
       2018
      HOSA UTSC, President
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
       2015
      University of Toronto, Dean’s List (2015 – 2019)