Carly Valentine (she/her/hers) is an associate in the Litigation Group at Cassels. Carly graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School where she served as the Executive Editor of the Osgoode Hall Law Journal. Prior to joining Cassels as an associate, Carly was both a summer and articling student with the firm.
At Osgoode, Carly honed her skills in oral and written advocacy as an oralist in the Wilson Moot competition and provided research for the Canadian Civil Liberties Association as a volunteer with Pro Bono Students Canada.
Carly was also an active member of the community at Osgoode. Carly served as a Dean’s Fellow to mentor first year students in Public and Constitutional Law and pursued her interest in the intersections of art and law as co-founder of the Osgoode Art Law Society.
Carly earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University’s Gallatin School of Individualized Study where she focused on communications studies and art history. Prior to law school, Carly worked as brand strategy associate at a branding and advertising agency in New York where she provided clients with creative branding solutions and helped clients communicate effectively with their audiences.