Hawa Barud, Student-at-Law
BA Political Science
LLB, First Class Honours
LLM International Business
Hawa Joined Tinarwo Law in September 2022 as a Student at Law.
Prior to articling with the firm, in 2022 Hawa obtained her LLM in International Business Law from Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, Ontario. She completed her legal studies at the University of Leicester Law School in the United Kingdom where she excelled, obtaining a First-Class Honours Classification. While in law school, Hawa was also actively involved with the Pro Bono Society Project Light as well as the Immigration and Asylum Project.
Prior to attending law school Hawa completed her undergraduate in Political Science at Athabasca University in Alberta. Hawa has also obtained her Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee of Accreditation in Canada.
Hawa’s prior work experience includes both work in the public sector as well as with non-governmental organizations.
Hawa is also fluent in Somali and English and is capable of representing clients with diverse language and cultural needs.
Aside from law, Hawa enjoys volunteering, reading, going on walks, and travel.