Rory Gavin Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2018 - Ontario

Year of Call: 2015 - England & Wales

Year of Call: 2014 - Ireland


Primary office:  Waterloo Region



Rory Gavin

Rory Gavin is an associate in Gowling WLG's Waterloo Region office. In addition to practising law in Ontario, Rory is qualified as a solicitor in the jurisdictions of Ireland and England & Wales.

Rory assists clients with a variety of business and technology law matters, including commercial agreements, private equity financings, and mergers and acquisitions. Before joining Gowling WLG, Rory worked in the corporate department of a top-tier law firm in Dublin, Ireland.

Rory is a past Chairman of the Society of Young Solicitors in Ireland, a national volunteer society that organizes educational conferences and networking events for younger members of the legal profession in Ireland.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2018

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2018
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2015

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2015
      Year of Call, England & Wales
  • 2014

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2014
      Year of Call, Ireland
    • Education
       2014
      Law Society of Ireland: Professional Practice Course
  • 2010

    • Education
       2010
      National University of Ireland, Galway, LL.B
  • 2009

    • Education
       2009
      National University of Ireland, Galway, B.Corp Law

Previous speaking engagements

Representative Work

Rory's previous experience has included acting on the purchase of Ireland's largest department store, the funding of a strategy MMO games developer, a private equity investment in a medical device company and a European cross-border merger.