Lijing Black

Articling Student Toronto, T: 416.869.2703 F: 416.862.8247



Osgoode Hall Law School, J.D.
University of Toronto, MSc., Sustainability Management
York University, B.A. (Hons.)


Lijing is an articling student and a recent graduate of Osgoode Hall Law School. She joined Mathews Dinsdale as a summer student in our Toronto office. She is interested in the areas of employment litigation, labour arbitration, and human rights law.

Prior to completing her JD at Osgoode, Lijing obtained a Bachelor of Arts in English at York University, where she graduated with distinction, and a Master of Science at the University of Toronto in Sustainability Management, which sparked her interest in law and policy. During law school, she mentored first-year students and worked with numerous organizations including Pro Bono Students Canada as a law student volunteer conducting research for the Northwest Territories Human Rights Commission COVID-19 and Jurisdiction Matters research project.

In her free time, Lijing enjoys hiking, traveling, singing, and playing music. She is passionate about languages and speaks intermediate French, German and Mandarin.


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