Ursula Kenkel Summer Law Student


Speaks:  English


Primary office:  Toronto



Ursula Kenkel

Ursula Kenkel is a summer student in Gowling WLG's Toronto office. She is completing her JD at Western University.

During law school, Ursula has worked as a research assistant for both Professor Wade Wright, helping to draft updates to Peter Hogg’s Constitutional Law of Canada, the leading treaties about constitutional law in Canada, and Professor Colin Campbell, investigating the Royal Commission on Taxation. She has also served as the vice president of communications for Western Women in Law and as a case manager for the Western Law Business Clinic.

Prior to attending law school, she obtained an honours BA in political studies from Queen’s University, where she graduated with distinction.

Ursula will focus her summer in the firm’s Business Law department.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2023

    • Education
       2023
      Western University, JD (expected)
  • 2022

    • Rankings & Awards
       2022
      Western University, Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt Excellence in Business Law Award
  • 2020

    • Community
       2020
      Western Women in Law, Vice President of Communications
    • Education
       2020
      Queen’s University, BA (Political Studies) (Hons. with Distinction)
    • Community
       2020
      Western Business Law Clinic, 1L Caseworker and 2L Case Manager
    • Rankings & Awards
       2020
      Western University, Dean of Law Scholarship
    • Rankings & Awards
       2020
      Western University, Dean’s Honour List (2020-2021)
  • 2018

    • Community
       2018
      Willow Youth Network, Co-Branch Leader
  • 2016

    • Rankings & Awards
       2016
      Queen's University, Dean’s Honour List (2016-2020)
    • Rankings & Awards
       2016
      Queen’s University Excellence Scholarship