Yasmine Mekallach Articling Student


Speaks:  English, French


Primary office:  Montréal


Yasmine Mekallach

Yasmine Mekallach has been a law student in Gowling WLG’s Montréal office since June 2019. She is currently an articling student in Gowling WLG’s Montréal office. 

Upon graduating in 2020, she obtained both her civil law degree and Juris Doctor in common law from University of Montreal.

Before beginning her education in law, Yasmine pursued studies in finance and, in 2017, obtained a bachelor of commerce from Concordia University. She graduated with great distinction and received numerous merit scholarships along the way, including the Centre Desjardins Scholarship in Corporate Financial Management and the George and Hellen’s Economides Scholarship. During her studies in finance, she gained experience working in financial services.

Throughout her studies, Yasmine was involved in many extracurricular committees such as University de Montréal’s Tax Law Committee and was chosen to represent her university at the Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot Competition in both 2019 and 2020.

She is fluent in both English and French.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2021

    • Education
       2021
      Université de Montréal - Juris Doctor (in progress)
  • 2019

    • Education
       2019
      Université de Montréal - Bachelor of Laws (combined program, in progress)
  • 2017

    • Rankings & Awards
       2017
      Graduated with great distinction from Concordia University
    • Education
       2017
      Concordia University – Bachelor of Commerce: Finance Major
    • Rankings & Awards
       2017
      Entrance scholarship from Université de Montréal for having been admitted as a Bachelor candidate, with a university R-score equal to or greater than 35.5
  • 2016

    • Education
       2016
      Centre Desjardins Scholarship in Corporate Financial Management for academic achievement
  • 2015

    • Rankings & Awards
       2015
      George and Hellen’s Economides Scholarship for academic achievement
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Concordia Dean’s List every year
    • Education
       
      Member of Golden Key International Honor Society (Top 15% of class)
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Member of the Beta Gamma Sigma Society (Top 10% of class)