Scarlett Trazo Associate

Speaks:  English, French

Year of Call: 2020 - British Columbia

Year of Call: 2018 - Ontario

Primary phone: +1 613-786-3250

Fax: +1 613-788-3606


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Primary office:  Ottawa

Scarlett Trazo

Scarlett Trazo is a bilingual associate in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, practising in the Advocacy Group. Her practice focuses on corporate and commercial litigation matters.

Scarlett advises and assists individual and corporate clients on a wide range of matters, including contractual disputes and professional liability issues. She has represented clients before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, the Ontario Small Claims Court, and the Health Professionals Appeal Review Board.

Scarlett obtained her law degree in French from the University of Ottawa. Since 2018, she has developed a keen interest in the emerging legal risks associated with artificial intelligence (AI). She has published articles and has delivered presentations on this topic on numerous occasions.

In addition to her legal practice, Scarlett enjoys watching Japanese anime to improve her understanding and pronunciation of the language.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2020

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, British Columbia
  • 2018

    • Community
      Mentoring a University of Ottawa Law Practice program candidate
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2017

    • Education
      University of Ottawa, JD (cum laude) - French Common law
  • 2016

    • Rankings & Awards
      A. Craig Lövgren Memorial Scholarship
    • Community
      Faculty of Law's Department of Equity and Academic Success, Mentor
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
      AJEFO Scholarship for best grade in Constitutional Law I
  • 2007

    • Education
      Concordia University, BA in Political Science


  • L'Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario (AJEFO)
  • Canadian Association of Black Lawyers (CABL)
  • Law Society of British Columbia

Speaking Engagements

  • "Six under Six," County of Carleton Law Association (CCLA) Civil Litigation Conference, November 2020
  • "Panel 6 – Panel Éclair," Conférence 2019 de l'Association des juristes d'expression française de l'Ontario (AJEFO), June 2019
  • A Legal Checklist for AI Risk, RIMS (Risk and Insurance Management Society) NextGen Forum, New York City, June 2019