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ZiChen Gao, Articling Student

ZiChen Gao

Articling Student Fasken
Language(s) English
Office(s) Toronto
Business +1 416 868 3346


ZiChen Gao graduated from McGill University, Faculty of Law and obtained a double degree in common law and civil law with a major in Commercial Negotiation and Dispute Resolution. Prior to law school, she received her DEC (Diplôme d’études collégiales) in Social Science-Honours Commerce at Marianopolis College where she was on the Dean’s List.  She has worked as an Intern at the National Bank of Canada in the Legal Department and as a Law Clerk at the Cour du Québec.  She also has experience working as a Research Assistant at the Centre for Intellectual Property Policy and as a Caseworker at the Legal Information Clinic at McGill University, and has completed internships at Option Consommateurs and Foundation Amal in Montreal, and at a law firm in Beijing.  ZiChen is involved in many extracurricular activities. She has served as a mentor and tutor at Marianopolis College. At McGill, she is a Law Ambassador and the VP Finance of the Women of Colour Collective, and she is a past VP Finance of the Business Law Association and First Year Representative for the Asia Pacific Law Association.  She has also served as a Translator for Children’s Care International. In her spare time, ZiChen enjoys playing the piano, travelling, drawing and reading.  She is trilingual in English, French and Mandarin.

ZiChen summered at the Firm in 2020.

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