Michelle N. Wong

Michelle is an associate in the Emerging and High Growth Companies Group in our Vancouver office. She received her J.D. from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia. Prior to law school she completed her Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) at the UBC Sauder School of Business with a double specialization in Accounting and Real Estate, where she was awarded the Most Outstanding Female Graduate. While studying at the Peter A. Allard School of Law, Michelle has also worked as a Teaching Assistant in the Law & Business Communications department at the UBC Sauder School of Business and has helped clients at the Business Law Clinic. She is also the founder of a business to law mentorship program. Michelle is currently the Co-Chair of the Canadian Bar Association Young Lawyers Lower Mainland Section.


Representative Work

  • Cuboh

    Cuboh in its acquisition by ChowNow

  • Sonus Microsystems

    Sonus Microsystems in its C$2.1 million seed funding round led by LDV Capital

  • ProShop ERP

    ProShop ERP (Adion Systems Inc.) in its CAD$42 million growth investment from Mainsail Partners

  • Goose Insurance Inc.

    Goose Insurance Inc. in its $4 million Series A funding led by Axis Insurance

  • DarwinAI

    DarwinAI in its $8 million investment round

  • Sageview Capital LP

    Sageview Capital in Elastic Path’s $30 million Series E financing

  • Canada Drives

    Canada Drives in its $40 million convertible equity financing led by goeasy


Awards and Recognition

  • Stuart Clyne Prize in Labour Law

Community Involvement

  • Co-Chair Canadian Bar Association Young Lawyers Lower Mainland Section
  • Legal Education Outreach Program
  • Business Law Clinic, Centre for Business Law at Peter A. Allard School of Law
  • Allard Women’s Caucus
  • Asia Pacific Law Club

Credentials

Education

  • University of British Columbia, Juris Doctor (2021)
  • University of British Columbia, Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) (2018)

Languages

  • English

Professional Affiliations

  • Federation of Asian Canadian Lawyers (FACL BC)
  • Canadian Bar Association