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Our Students

The team at Soloway Wright works hard to offer you the highest quality legal expertise in an environment that is filled with warmth and caring for both clients and colleagues. We leverage everyone’s specialized knowledge to develop innovative legal solutions while remaining grounded, practical and committed to cost-efficient problem solving.

Saif Jinnah

Saif Jinnah is a Juris Doctor candidate from Western University. Saif previously completed a Bachelor of Commerce degree from The Ted Rogers School of Management, Ryerson University where he graduated with distinction. Prior to joining Soloway Wright, Saif worked as an accounting intern at a firm in the Toronto area. He also ran his own business where he taught a variety of subjects. In his spare time, Saif can be found enthusiastically following all sports; he especially enjoys baseball.

Taylor Stanton

Taylor Stanton is a Juris Doctor candidate from the University of Ottawa.  Prior to law school, Taylor lived in Yellowknife where he worked for the Territorial Government and in the mining sector as a contract specialist.  He has been a student intern at an Ottawa based firm and is active in numerous student clubs and sports teams.  He has enjoyed a wide breadth of volunteer positions, including volunteer firefighting, sitting on the John Howard Community Justice Committee and coaching high school rugby.  In his spare time, Taylor enjoys staying active through sport, hiking, canoeing and walking his dog.  Taylor completed a BA in political science from Dalhousie University in 2008.

Isabelle Amyot

Isabelle first joined Soloway Wright in 2019 as a summer student and now returns to complete her articling. Over the course of the summer, Isabelle had the opportunity to work in all of the firm’s practice areas, developing broad legal research skills and knowledge. Isabelle completed her Juris Doctor in the French Common Law program, with the distinction of cum laude, at the University of Ottawa. As a student, Isabelle actively participated in several law school committees and organized groups such as the Athletics Committee, the Social Committee, and the Women’s Legal Mentorship Program with the view of promoting a healthy balance between academics and mental health. Additionally, Isabelle volunteered with the Pro Bono Students Canada program to ensure access to summarized key decisions in both official languages for the Health Professions Appeal & Review Board which permitted her to attend several hearings as a clerk. Before law school, Isabelle completed three years of her BA in Social Sciences, Honours, with Specialization in Criminology. In her spare time, Isabelle loves staying active by going on challenging hikes, playing volleyball and chasing after her dog in the park. Isabelle is also fluent in English and French.

Ainsley Shannon

Ainsley first joined Soloway Wright as a summer student in 2019. After earning her Juris Doctor at the University of Ottawa and graduating with the distinction of cum laude in the spring, Ainsley now returns to Soloway Wright to complete her articling. Over the course of her summer with Soloway Wright, Ainsley had the opportunity to work in all of the firm’s practice areas where she conducted in-depth legal research and drafted many legal documents including pleadings, factums and motion records. Furthermore, she gained hands-on experience attending discoveries, hearings, real estate closings and will signings. Before law school, Ainsley completed her Honors Bachelor of Science in Psychology, graduating with High Distinction from the University of Toronto. Along with a Psychology major, Ainsley also completed a major in Theatre and Performance studies. Throughout and prior to law school, Ainsley worked in the restaurant and coffee shop industry where she discovered a passion for great coffee and a love for working with people. During law school, Ainsley completed two legal internships, mooted and was lucky enough to participate in two overseas exchanges. In her spare time, Ainsley plays competitive ultimate frisbee, travelling to tournaments throughout Canada and the United States.

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