Rhowan Sivel Business Development Lead


Speaks:  English

Primary phone: +1 613-786-0286

Fax: +1 613-563-9869

Email: rhowan.sivel@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Ottawa


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Rhowan Sivel

Rhowan Sivel leads a team of business development professionals based in our offices across Canada. In addition, she manages the Life Sciences industry sector group. In her role, she is responsible for overseeing the development and implementation of the firm’s business development strategies and tactics that support industry sector, practice, market and region-specific teams as well as client groups. Her expertise includes strategic planning, project and event management, client development, internal and external communications, business development, and talent management.

Rhowan is a team builder with more than 15 years of experience in marketing and business development in the legal and life sciences communities. She provides business development training and coaching to associates across the firm to help those in the legal community understand and access resources to support effective client management.

During the summer months, she serves as captain of Nauticlew, a dragon boat team based out of the Rideau Canoe Club.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2008

    • Career
      August2008
      Joined Gowling WLG
  • 2003

    • Career
      April2003
      BIOTECanada
  • 2002

    • Education
      July2002
      Carleton University, B. Journ.