Yomi Wong

Summer Student

Vancouver
YWong@blg.com
604.640.4007

Yomi is a summer student at BLG's Vancouver office for the 2021 summer term. She is particularly interested in the disputes group.

As a law student at the University of Victoria, Yomi leads the Canadian Association for Refugee Lawyers UVic Chapter, advocates for racialized people with the Pan-Asian Legal Society, and organized the 1L Community Conference. She also volunteers for Appeal, UVic's law journal. Prior to joining BLG, Yomi worked as a teaching assistant for the UVic Faculty of Law, was a summer student at a small law firm in Victoria, and interned for the Consulate General of Mexico in Vancouver.

In Yomi's spare time you can find her running, playing with her German Shepherd puppy, eating her way through Vancouver's vibrant restaurant scene, and painting custom-made clothing for her loved ones.

Education

  • BA, Simon Fraser University, 2018