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Lydia W. Yu


Lydia is an associate in Dickinson Wright’s Toronto office. She maintains a broad corporate and commercial practice with a focus on domestic and cross-border public and private company mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructuring and corporate governance. She is an ardent advocate for her clients; providing practical legal advice tailored to achieve their unique business goals.

Prior to joining Dickinson Wright as an associate, Lydia practiced within the Litigation Practice Group at a leading regional firm and later worked at an international firm where she gained invaluable experience within the firm’s transactional practice groups. During law school, Lydia was a Clinic Supervisor at Western Law’s Community Legal Services.

Education & Credentials


University of Western Ontario

J.D./B.A., Kinesiology, Combined Degree, 2018
  • Recipient of the Gowling Lafleur Henderson Entrance Scholarship (2015)
  • Faculty of Health Sciences Dean’s Honor List (2012-2015)

Bar Admission

  • Ontario2019

Professional Involvement

  • Law Society of Upper Canada 
  • Canadian Bar Association 
  • Ontario Bar Association 
  • Toronto Lawyers Association 
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