Alexandra Logvin

Alexandra Logvin

OWIT-Ottawa VP Legal

Alexandra Logvin focuses her practice on commercial litigation, arbitration, and international trade and investment law.

Alexandra is a law graduate of the University of Ottawa and the State University of Belarus. She received a Master of Laws degree from the University of Ottawa in 2003, focusing on commercial arbitration between foreign private investors and states, after which she worked as a legal researcher on international arbitration files for the International Institute for Sustainable Development and the Trade Law Bureau of International Trade Canada. Before her call to the Bar in Belarus, she articled at the Economic Court of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). Alexandra practised commercial arbitration, civil litigation and contract law in Belarus for a year and a half as an associate at a law firm and as in-house counsel at a trade company.

Alexandra is Vice-President (Legal) of the Ottawa chapter of the Organization of Women in International Trade (OWIT) as well as its former co-President.  She has also been a reviewer of the Parliamentary section of the Canadian Yearbook of International Law since 2003.

Alexandra speaks several languages, including English, German, Russian, Belarusian, and French, and also has a working knowledge of Polish and Ukrainian.

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer Mentor, International Legal Professionals Program at the Catholic Immigration Centre of Ottawa
  • Board Member, VP Legal, Organization of Women in International Trade, Ottawa Chapter (OWIT-Ottawa)
  • Reviewer of the Parliamentary section, Canadian Yearbook of International Law
  • Canada Eurasia Russia Business Association (CERBA), Board Member (Ottawa chapter)

Membership/Affiliations

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Ontario Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Council on International Law
  • Member, The Law Society of Upper Canada
  • Member, Young Canadian Arbitration Practitioners (YCAP)