Ainsley Shannon

Ainsley graduated with High Distinction with a BSC from the University of Toronto in 2017.  Double majored in Psychology and Theatre.

Ainsley graduated Cum Laude from University of Ottawa English Common Law in 2020.  During law school she participated in the first year moot and was a finalist for the Best Factum Award. 

Ainsley was called to the Bar in June 2021.  She articled at a full-service Ottawa firm, and focused on litigation.  Ainsley joined Forget Smith in July 2021.

Ainsley currently volunteers as a supervising lawyer at the University of Ottawa Pro Bono Employment Law Clinic.  She is a member of the Advocacy Club Social Committee.  Ainsley organizes social events for lawyers of the Ottawa Bar.  

In her spare time she plays and coach's competitive ultimate Frisbee.  

Direct: 613-670-0565
Fax: 613-567-8201


220 Laurier Avenue West
Suite 520
Ottawa, ON
K1P 5Z9