Rachel Islam

Articling Student

Contact Information

Rachel Islam

Articling Student

T 416.865.6718

F 416.865.6636

E rislam@grllp.com

About Gardiner Roberts LLP

For over 100 years, Gardiner Roberts has combined the benefits of a full-service law firm with the dexterity of a mid-sized one. Our focused, cross-disciplinary, one-team approach and commitment to understand your business joins our relevant expertise, immediacy and dedication to providing client-centric, hands-on service. 100% Canadian and fully independent, we offer a level of overall efficiency and cost-effectiveness that larger firms can't touch. Resisting "cookie-cutter" law, Gardiner Roberts has built its name - one rewarding client relationship at a time.

Executive Summary

Rachel recently completed the J.D. program at Western Law. She previously earned a degree in Political Science with a Pre-Law concentration with Honours at Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU). She was recruited to MTSU on a full athletic scholarship for track and cross country running. During her undergrad, she was selected to serve as a legislative intern for a Congressman in Washington, D.C.

Rachel has continued her involvement in sports through her role as Program Manager at the Sport Solution Clinic at Western Law. She is active in the student community on clubs and committees, and she has participated in several advocacy competitions. In March 2017, she competed in the Willms & Shier Environmental Law Moot at Osgoode Hall, where the Western team won first place.

Rachel enjoys dancing and running so that she can indulge her sweet tooth.

Rachel was a summer student at Gardiner Roberts in 2017 and returned to article for the 2018-2019 term.