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Jessica Laham is an associate in our Litigation Group in Toronto. She maintains a general litigation practice, including commercial litigation and professional liability matters.

Ms. Laham received her JD from the University of British Columbia in 2014, where she was the recipient of a number of awards and prizes for academic achievement. While in law school, she also represented UBC at the Wilson Moot and sat on the Board of the UBC Law Review.

Ms. Laham obtained a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Queen’s University in 2007, and as part of her degree, spent a year studying at the University of Edinburgh. Prior to attending law school, Ms. Laham worked in the advertising industry, managing campaigns for some of Canada and the world’s most recognized brands.

In her spare time, Ms. Laham is a volunteer with Girl Guides of Canada.

Ms. Laham was called to the Ontario bar in 2015. She is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, and The Advocates’ Society.



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