Michelle returns to Blakes after summering at the Firm in 2018. She obtained her J.D. from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia, where she completed the business law concentration, received course prizes in Trust Law and Real Estate Transactions and competed in the national Corporate Securities Moot.
Michelle was actively involved within her law school community as the Canadian Bar Association representative and as the Allard Law external relations coordinator. She also served as a researcher and advocate through Pro Bono Students Canada, as a mentor through Allard Law Orientation and as a coordinator for the Fit to Practice initiative in partnership with Lululemon's legal counsel.