Maria Konstantina (Maria) Pepelassis

Summer Law Student

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As a Summer Law Student, Maria is assisting lawyers on a wide variety of tasks within our Business and Disputes groups.

Before law school, Maria worked at a technology policy consulting firm in London, engaging with U.K. and EU issues and decision-makers. She published original analysis on policy issues in security and technology.

Maria is the Treasurer of the IP and Technology Law Group at Robson Hall.

As part of her Master’s studies, Maria completed dissertation noticed for its creative approach to comparative analysis of uptake environmental policies across the globe.

Maria chose to work at BLG because the firm offers the best opportunities to engage with meaningful and exciting legal issues in a supportive environment. At BLG, a summer student can find knowledgeable mentors and the opportunity to shape the future of law.

Beyond Our Walls

Community Involvement

  • Treasurer, IP & Technology Law Group, Robson Hall, 2023-2024
  • Volunteer, Feminist Legal Forum, 2023-2024


  • JD, University of Manitoba, 2026 (expected)
  • MSc (Comparative Politics), London School of Economics and Political Science, 2022
  • BA (Hons) History with High Distinction, University of Toronto, 2021