Nadine Tawdy


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Nadine is developing a broad civil litigation practice, with a focus on commercial and contract disputes, artificial intelligence law and public law.

Nadine summered and articled at BLG where she gained wide advocacy experience through high conflict trials, administrative hearings and motions. She has acted as counsel and assisted with matters before all levels of courts in Ontario.

During law school, she participated in various moots and received the 4th best oralist award in the national Laskin Moot and 1st place oralist award in the French Gowling moot. She was a caseworker at a legal clinic in Ottawa and at Canada’s only public interest technology law clinic where she gained practical legal experience. She was also the recipient of the 2020 McCarthy Tetrault Technology Law award.

She is actively involved in the community and received the first Richard Wagner Access to Justice award for her commitment to pro bono work in 2019. She also served as an executive co-chair at the University of Ottawa’s women mentorship program.

She is fluent in English, French and Arabic.

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Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member , Toronto Lawyers' Association
  • Member, The Advocates' Society
  • Member-at-large, OBA Young Lawyers Division (2024-2025)

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada

Bar Admission & Education

  • Ontario, 2022
  • JD (cum laude), University of Ottawa, 2021
  • Civil Law, Université Paris V René Descartes (Sorbonne), 2017