Nadine Tawdy


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Nadine is developing a civil litigation practice, with a particular focus on health law, public law, and contract disputes.

Nadine summered and articled at BLG where she gained wide advocacy experience through high conflict trials, administrative hearings and motions.

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 the University of Ottawa Community Legal Clinic and the Samuelson-Glushko Canadian Internet Policy and Public Interest Clinic (CIPPIC) 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. 

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Ontario
  • Member , Toronto Lawyers' Association
  • Member, The Advocates' Society
  • Member, Medico-Legal Society of Toronto

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