Avleen Banwait is currently completing her JD degree at Windsor Law. She received her Bachelor of Arts, with an Honours Specialization in Political Science from Western University. During her undergraduate career, Avleen excelled at collegiate business case competitions and mock trials. In Law School, Avleen continues to practice her advocacy skills through various mediation competitions and moots including the BLG/ Cavalluzzo Labour Arbitration moot, in which she was awarded the distinction of Top Oralist.
Avleen remains engaged with the community through her leadership on the Women of Colour Legal Alliance of Windsor, and participation in the Windsor Law High School Outreach Program.
Avleen developed her interest in Labour & Employment law and Litigation as a summer student in the HR Legal Department of an international auto-parts manufacturer. Prior to law school, Avleen worked as a Policy Assistant at the Financial Services Commission of Ontario.
In her free time, Avleen enjoys listening to true crime podcasts, practicing hot yoga, and trying out different vegetarian cuisines.