Wiam Akil

Articling Student

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Wiam is an Articling Student at BLG’s Ottawa office. He is focusing on Corporate Law.

As a law student, Wiam served as a peer mentor and member of the Business Law Society. 

Prior to joining BLG, Wiam completed two legal internships at the Senate of Canada and has many years of professional experience in sales and customer service.

Wiam chose to work at BLG because of the firm’s established commitment to student development, expertise across multiple areas of the law, and emphasis on diversity and inclusion.

In his spare time, Wiam enjoys discovering new restaurants, watching movies, and spending time with family and friends.


  • JD, University of Ottawa, 2022
  • BA (Hons.), University of Ottawa, 2019