Monique Jacob

Law Clerk

Toronto
647.715.3503

Monique Jacob

Monique Jacob is a law clerk working in the Corporate Law Practice Group at WeirFoulds.

Monique offers support to all areas of the group by assisting with the preparation of all aspects of files. With over15 years of experience as a law clerk, Monique is skilled in drafting a wide range of documents related to mergers and acquisitions, tax-driven reorganizations in the context of wealth management, share/asset transactions, corporate governance, fundamental changes and partnership matters primarily related to the OBCA and CBCA for financial services entities and public companies, among others.

Outside of work, Monique is an active member of a Business Womens’ Curling Committee.

  • Carswell Publishers Award for Excellence in Corporate Law 2005
  • Winner of the Emond Montgomery Law Clerk Programme Award for Highest GPA/Seneca College
  • ILCO Corporate Law Honours
  • High Honours Seneca Law Clerk Programme
  • Certificate of Bilingual Competence with distinction, Honours B.A. Glendon/York
  • Associate Member of Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario (ILCO)
  • ILCO Director, Registrar and Corporate Secretary, 2012 – 2016
  • ILCO Past Chairperson Governance Committee
  • Member Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario

Education
  • M.B.A./C.M.A., Wilfrid Laurier University, 2012
  • Certificate, Canadian Securities Institute Course, CSI/Seneca College, 2007
  • Certificate, Information Technology Law, Toronto Metropolitan University [formerly Ryerson University], 2006
  • Project Management Certificate, Toronto Metropolitan University [formerly Ryerson University], 2006
  • Corporate Law Course, Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario, 2005
  • Certificate, Legal French, Ontario Bar Association, 2005
  • Certificate, Law Clerk Programme, Seneca College, 2003
  • B.A. (Hons.), York University
Languages
  • English
  • French

Community Involvement

  • Secretary, Business Womens’ Curling Committee, The Thornhill Club, 2021 – Current
  • Director, Registrar, Corporate Secretary and Chairperson of Governance Committee, Institute of Law Clerks of Ontario, 2012 – 2016
  • Mentor and Volunteer, Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario, 2012 – 2018