Eliot Escalona



Eliot is a summer student at BLG’s Vancouver office for the 2021 summer term. He is interested in business and technology law.

As a law student Eliot founded and leads the Ottawa Legal Innovation Hub, a student club advocating for innovation within the legal profession. He also managed the law school magazine Inter Alia as co-editor-in-chief and serves as a peer mentor to first year students. Prior to joining BLG, Eliot was an innovation consultant at one of Spain’s leading startup incubators based in Barcelona.

Eliot was drawn to BLG because of its supportive and driven environment. Through the in-firm process, BLG stood out for fostering excellence through world-class resources and invaluable mentorship.

Outside of work, Eliot enjoys running, cycling, Ultimate Frisbee, film photography and scavenging for neat vinyl albums.


  • JD, Université d'Ottawa, 2022
  • MA, Universitat Pompeu Fabra de Barcelona, 2019
  • BA, Université de la Colombie-Britannique, 2018