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Meghan Rourke

Meghan Rourke

mtrourke@casselsbrock.com
Telephone: 416 869 5393
Fax: 416 640 3037

Toronto
Suite 2100, Scotia Plaza
40 King Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 3C2
Canada

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Meghan Rourke is an associate in our Advocacy Group and our Municipal, Planning & Environmental Group. Meghan has a broad corporate and commercial litigation practice and offers experience in a variety of areas including municipal and environmental law, and contract disputes. Before joining Cassels Brock as an associate, Meghan summered and articled with the firm.

Meghan completed her J.D. at Osgoode Hall Law School. During her time at Osgoode, she served as the Dean’s Fellow for Professor Jamie Cameron’s first year criminal law class and acted as a Research Assistant. She also ran sessions as a Discussion Facilitator for the Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund. In the fall of 2016, Meghan spent a semester in Scotland at Strathclyde University.

Prior to law school, Meghan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminology with a minor in Legal Studies (with Highest Distinction) from the University of Ontario Institute of Technology. During her undergraduate studies, she acted as a Research Assistant to two professors and served as President of the Student Law Association.
 

Education

Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D., 2017

Recent Work

Publications, Newsletters and Articles

Bill 108 and the New Planning and Development System: Regulations, Transition & Royal Assent

Government Looking for Balance: Changes to the Environmental Approvals Process

Call to the bar

Ontario, 2018

Associations

  • Urban Land Institute Toronto
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association

 

Expertise

Land Development
Litigation
Municipal, Planning & Environmental
Real Estate & Development