David W. Levangie, winner of the 2016 Faculty of Social Sciences Outstanding Alumni Award
The Faculty of Social Sciences is proud to confer its Outstanding Alumni Award to David W. Levangie.
David Levangie is a lawyer and partner in Fogler, Rubinoff LLP's Litigation and Dispute Resolution Group . He maintains a general civil and commercial litigation practice with an emphasis on bankruptcy, insolvency, restructuring and all aspects of debtor/creditor law. David has appeared before all levels of Court in Ontario and several tribunals.
After graduating summa cum laude from the University of Ottawa’s undergraduate program in criminology and political science in 2005, where he was awarded the Silver Medal, David earned his law degree (LL.B.) at Osgoode Hall Law School in 2008.
He was also involved in the law school's community legal clinic, where he worked on numerous cases promoting social justice and access to the legal system.
Prior to being called to the Ontario bar in 2009, David served in the Canadian Armed Forces as a communications specialist where he earned numerous awards, including Soldier of the Year for his regiment and Service Person of the Year for the entire communications group. David also co-founded a not-for-profit organization which specializes in establishing pharmaceutical supply distribution networks in developing countries.