Michael Mitchell

Summer Law Student


Michael is a student in BLG’s Ottawa Office for the summer 2023 term. His focus is on Intellectual Property law.

Prior to joining BLG, Michael completed his undergraduate degree in electrical engineering with experience in machine learning applications. He worked in the Integrated Optics Laboratory at UBC to complete his master’s degree in electrical engineering. His research focused on terahertz, semiconductor, and telecommunication technologies.

Michael chose BLG for the abundance of training and mentorship available to students.

In his free time, Michael enjoys training for running races and riding his bike.


  • JD, University of Victoria, 2025
  • MASc, University of British Columbia, 2022
  • BASc, University of British Columbia, 2020