Matthieu Lisk

Articling Student

Ottawa
[email protected]
613.237.0234 x30385

Matthieu is a bilingual articling student who summered with BLG in 2020. His focus is on Corporate and Commercial law.

As a law student, Matthieu served as the president of the Common Law Student Society at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law, where he advocated for student rights. While completing his law degree, Matthieu was a teaching assistant for a dispute resolution course and participated in a labour and employment law moot competition. Matthieu currently volunteers with Valérie’s Flutter Foundation, a charitable organization supporting sarcoma research.

Matthieu previously worked as a research assistant at the University of Ottawa Faculty of Law and as a junior policy analyst with the Assembly of First Nations, where he helped co-ordinate a project focused on increasing electoral participation amongst Indigenous voters. Matthieu also previously worked at the Liquor Control Board of Ontario and the federal government.

Matthieu chose to work at BLG because of the firm’s commitment to collegiality, mentorship and student development. He was attracted to joining the firm due to its reputation for professional excellence and expertise across multiple areas of law.

In Matthieu’s spare time you can find him improving his golf game, playing hockey and experimenting with different recipes. He also enjoys hiking and camping.

Education

  • JD, University of Ottawa, 2021
  • BA, University of Ottawa, 2016