Emilie Bruneau is an associate in our Litigation Group in Toronto. She maintains a general litigation practice focused on corporate commercial litigation and professional liability.
While in law school, Emilie was highly involved in the Faculty’s community as President of the French Common Law Student Association, a member of the Faculty’s Curriculum Committee and a participant in the Laskin Moot Competition 2018. In addition, she was the Executive Editor for the French-language edition of the Ottawa Law Review, served as a Teaching Assistant in property law and as a Research Assistant for Professor Alain Roussy, whose research focuses on professional responsibility and legal ethics. She also volunteered in a pro bono project, which involved advocating on behalf of unrepresented taxpayers in an informal procedure appeal to the Tax Court of Canada as well as hosting a free on-campus tax preparation clinic.
Emilie obtained a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Microbiology and Immunology from McGill University in 2015, during which time she conducted independent projects on lung inflammation and cerebral malaria. She received her JD from the Faculty of Law at the University of Ottawa in 2018, where she was the silver medalist.
Emilie was called to the Ontario bar in 2019. She is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and the Ontario Bar Association.