Pierre Dushime

Summer Law Student

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Dushime is a summer student at BLG’s Ottawa office for the 2022 summer term. He is focusing on corporate law and disputes.

Prior to joining BLG, Dushime worked as a consultant at a leading multinational human resource consulting firm. At law school, he leads legal research at Blockchain-at-McGill where he primarily focuses on smart contracts and Decentralized Autonomous Organizations. Dushime is highly involved in his community. In his leadership capacities at the Canadian Council for Refugees and Immigration, Refugees, Citizenship Canada, he advocated for newcomer youth issues across Canada. He is also a Fellow at the Black Wealth Club where emerging Canadian Black leaders receive mentorship from Canadian business leaders. 

Dushime chose BLG for its commitment to diversity and inclusion, the culture of excellence, and the opportunity to gain experience from leading experts in the legal industry.

In his spare time, Dushime enjoys running, meditation, travelling, and community involvement.


  • BA Hons (with Distinction), Concordia University, 2020
  • B.C.L./JD, McGill University, 2023