Our Students are an integral part to the Soloway Wright firm success.

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Kathleen Carkner – 613-236-0111 ext 3197

Kathleen joined Soloway Wright as a summer student in 2016 and returned to the firm for her articles in 2017/18 after completing her Juris Doctor at the University of Ottawa.

While at the University of Ottawa, she participated in the Ticket Defence Program, a pop-up legal clinic that offers free legal advice and representation to homeless or street-involved individuals.  Prior to law school, Kathleen completed her Bachelor of Commerce at Queen’s University, where she graduated with First Class Honours. She graduated with a specialization in International Business and a Queen’s Option in Drama.

Kathleen was drawn to a career in law because it gives her an opportunity to work with, meet, and help people from all walks of life, while continuously learning.

Outside the office, Kathleen enjoys spending time with her friends and family. You can also find her at the dance studio teaching competitive dance or at the gym practicing her kickboxing.


Danielle Perras – 613-236-0111 ext. 3198

Danielle joined Soloway Wright in 2016 as a summer student and returned to the firm to complete her articles in 2017/18.

Danielle completed her Juris Doctor at the University of Ottawa where she concentrated her studies on Corporate and Taxation law. During law school, she participated in the First Year Moot Competition and wrote a directed research paper on changes to the Income Tax Act. Danielle also completed a Bachelor of Civil Engineering at the University of Ottawa where she designed a tsunami-resistant shelter for her final year project.

Growing up in Northern Ontario, Danielle enjoys all things outdoors and is completely bilingual.  In her spare time, she spends time with her friends, family, and her Dachshunds. Her hobbies also include camping, photography and puzzles.