Spencer Thompson Summer Law Student


Speaks:  English, French


Primary office:  Toronto


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Spencer Thompson

Spencer Thompson is a summer student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office.

Spencer is completing his Juris Doctor at Osgoode Hall Law School.

In his first year of law school, Spencer co-authored and published a peer-reviewed paper in the McGill Journal of Sustainable Development Law.

Spencer volunteered as a caseworker at Osgoode’s Community and Legal Aid Services Program throughout his second year.

Prior to law school, Spencer worked for the Lawson Health Research Institute at Parkwood Hospital in London, Ont. While at the institute, he helped coordinate a national medical research trial that was patient focused and conducted at sites across the country. The results of this randomized, control trial were analyzed via peer review and published in various medical and rehabilitation journals.

Spencer will focus his summer in the firm's Advocacy Department.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2021

    • Education
       2021
      Osgoode Hall Law School, JD (expected)
  • 2019

    • Community
       2019
      Community and Legal Aid Services Program, Caseworker
  • 2018

    • Rankings & Awards
       2018
      Dean’s List, JD
  • 2017

    • Community
       2017
      Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences, Editor/Reviewer
    • Education
       2017
      Western University, MSc
  • 2016

    • Rankings & Awards
       2016
      Graduate Research Scholarship, MSc
  • 2013

    • Education
       2013
      University of Waterloo, BSc
  • 2012

    • Community
       2012
      Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport, Public Speaker