Maria Aylward, Lawyer

Manager, Project and Business Development

Maria happily joined CIAJ after working as a lawyer in private practice with Gowling WLG, and originally, with an intellectual property boutique in Montreal. A proud Newfoundlander, Maria completed her B.Sc. and B.A. at Memorial University. While pursuing her J.D. at Dalhousie University, Maria was awarded the James A. MacDonald Award and the Eunice Beeson Memorial Prize for her academic success and scholarly involvement. For her articles, Maria worked as a Law Clerk at the Tax Court of Canada. Maria obtained her Civil Law degree at the University of Ottawa in 2012 and loves living in Montreal.