Mengjiao Liu joined the Lavery team as a student in the summer of 2019 and will be a candidate at the École du Barreau in 2020. She is currently completing her Bachelor of Laws at the Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM).
In addition to her university studies, she was involved with her university’s legal clinic and Pro Bono UQAM. She also worked as a student in a law firm after her first year in law school.
Before beginning her law studies, Mengjiao completed a bachelor’s degree in French and English in China. She arrived in Quebec in 2014 and completed the courses in Sociology at UQAM at the Master's level. She worked as a research assistant for several professors as well as an assistant teaching Chinese language and culture at the UQAM language school.
- Scholarship for Excellence in Humanities from the Fondation de l'Université du Québec à Montréal, 2015
- LL.B., Université du Québec à Montréal (UQAM), expected to graduate in 2020
- Bachelor of Foreign Languages, Dalian University of Foreign Languages, China, 2014
- Certificate in French Studies, University of Neuchatel, Switzerland, summer 2013