Ruba El-Sayegh is a partner in the advocacy department of Gowling WLG. Her practice focuses on civil litigation as well as regulatory/administrative law with an emphasis on health law, medical defence, and professional liability.
Ruba also practices in embassy law where she serves as outside general counsel to foreign missions, ambassadors, and diplomats to Canada. In this role, she advises clients on Canadian laws and regulations, immigration, diplomatic and consular law, state immunity, and private international law.
Ruba is also leader of the firm’s Arab States Desk. In this role, she focuses on exploring business development and trade opportunities between Canada and the MENA region.