Robina recently graduated from the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law. Prior to law school, Robina obtained an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Waterloo, where she completed the Arts and Business Co-op program, with a major in Honours Psychology.
Robina first started with McCabe Filkin Garvie & Hein LLP as a summer intern following her first year of law school in 2013. She then returned to the firm as a summer student after her second year of law school in 2014. Robina is currently an Articling Student with Lockyer + Hein LLP.
Areas of Practice
Throughout her summer terms and now her articles, Robina has gained and continues to gain experience in all areas of law, with a particular emphasis on civil litigation, including family and employment law.
J.D., University of Ottawa Faculty of Law, 2015 (Graduated Cum Laude)
Project Management Certificate, University of Waterloo, 2012
B.A., Honours Arts and Business Co-op, Honours Psychology, University of Ottawa, 2011 (Graduated with Dean’s Honours)
Honours and Awards
Dean’s Honour List, 2015
Passed with Distinction, Legal Aid Clinic Course – Joint Placement with Family Law Duty Counsel, Ottawa, 2015
Excellence Award for Teaching Assistants, Honourary Mention, 2015
Richard Weiler Prize for Effective Lawyer-Client Relations and Team Work in Mediation, First Place, 2015
Melissa Vargo | Civil/Family Law