Umair Azam

Umair Azam is an associate in Gowling WLG's Ottawa office, practising in the Advocacy Group. His practise focuses on international trade law, as well as privacy, access to information and defamation law.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Umair completed his articles with a top litigation boutique and worked as a trial lawyer in the Greater Toronto Area, providing representation to clients under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms, as well as the Criminal Code. Umair has successfully represented clients at the Ontario Court of Justice and Superior Court of Justice.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2018

    • Career
      Notary Public
    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Year of Call, Ontario
  • 2016

    • Education
      Osgoode Hall Law School, MA
  • 2010

    • Education
      University of London, LLB


Canadian Bar Association

Ontario Bar Association

International Association of Privacy Professionals

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