Sharon Canete

Articling Student Toronto, T: 416.869.2505 F: 416.862.8247



University of British Columbia, B.A.
University of Detroit Mercy, Faculty of Law, J.D.
University of Windsor, J.D.


Sharon is an articling student and a recent graduate of the Dual JD program at the University of Windsor and University of Detroit Mercy. She joined Mathews Dinsdale as a summer student in our Toronto office.

During law school, Sharon was awarded the McTague Law Firm LLP award for excellence in Labour and Employment. She pursued her interest in oral advocacy by competing in the Mathews Dinsdale Labour Arbitration Moot and Windsor’s annual Zuber Moot. Moreover, she served as a student attorney for Detroit Mercy’s Arts & Entertainment Clinic and a legal extern at the Michigan Department of the Attorney General’s Office.

Prior to obtaining her law degree, Sharon received her Bachelor of Arts in Political Science at the University of British Columbia. During that time, she gained valuable experience volunteering at a local legal aid clinic, sparking her interest in law and advocacy.

While not at work, Sharon enjoys travelling, practicing yoga, and spending time with her Beagle.


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