Charbel G Abi-Saad is an articling student at Woods LLP. Since he first joined the firm as a student in 2018, he has acquired experience across a vast spectrum of litigation matters including commercial disputes, class actions and arbitration.
Charbel graduated magna cum laude from the University of Ottawa with a licence in civil law and successfully competed in various moot courts and debate contests. In addition to earning several prizes and scholarships, he was actively involved in numerous academic activities. He was the research assistant to Professor Mistrale Goudreau. He was the assistant editor of the University’s General Law Review, which was rewarded by the Beaulne Brière award. He also acted as a volunteer at the University of Ottawa’s access to justice initiative for a year. Charbel plans on completing a master in law and finance at the University of Oxford in 2021.