Eima Hajizadeh

Student-at-Law

Suite 1000, Brunswick House
44 Chipman Hill
Saint John, N.B.
E2L 2A9

+1.506.632.8343

+1.506.652.1989

ehajizadeh@stewartmckelvey.com

Language(s) spoken: English, Farsi

Bar Admission(s): New Brunswick, 2019 (expected)

Stewart McKelvey’s articled clerks – many of whom are also musicians, adventure travelers, athletes and more – play an active role in client meetings, closings, mediations, administrative hearings, examinations for discovery, trials and more and are encouraged to pursue their diverse personal and community interests outside of the Firm. The Firm’s rigorous professional development program provides clerks with the breadth and depth of experience needed to build a career in litigation, advocacy or business law and is supported by the Firm’s formal and informal mentorship opportunities.

Education & Career

Education

University of Windsor Faculty of Law, JD, 2018
University of New Brunswick, MA, 2015
University of New Brunswick, BA (honours), 2012

Activities

Peer mentor, 2017 – 2018
Member, chair, Pre-Law Society, 2015 – 2018
Member, Justice at Work, 2015 – 2017
Student ambassador, Windsor Law, 2015 – 2017
Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada, 2016 – 2017
Member, Women’s Legal Education and Action Fund, 2016 – 2018
Member, AskLaw Committee, 2016 – 2017
Volunteer, Romero House Soup Kitchen, 2016
Research assistant, Windsor Law, 2016
Volunteer, International Client Consultation Moot Competition, 2016
Court services assistant, First Year Mooting Competitions, 2016
Abstract submissions reviewer, Graduate Research Conference, 2015
Faculty of Arts representative, University of New Brunswick graduate student association, 2012 – 2015
Teaching and research assistant, University of New Brunswick, 2010 – 2015
Peer mentor, Student Services, 2009 – 2015
President, Psychology Society, 2010 – 2012
Vice-president, Student Volunteer Unit, 2010 – 2011
Volunteer, Big Brothers Big Sisters Go Girls! Sessions, 2012
Volunteer, Loch Lomond Villa Nursing Home, 2010 – 2012
Canvasser, Canadian Cancer Society, 2008 – 2016
Volunteer, St. Joseph’s Hospital, 2008 – 2009
Volunteer, Saint John Regional Hospital, 2004 – 2012

Accolades

Miller Thompson LLP National Entrance Scholarship
Canadian Psychological Association Certificate of Excellence
Best Poster Presentation Awards – Graduate Research Conference
Board of Governors Merit Awards for Graduate Studies
Social Sciences and Humanities Research Counsel of Canada (SSHRC) Joseph-Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship- Master’s Scholarship
Lieutenant-Governor of New Brunswick Silver Medal in Arts
Dean’s List
Graduating Student Leader Award
Sir Howard Douglas Award
Erskine Ireland Carter Memorial Prize in Psychology
Dr. Francis Pang’s Confucius Scholarship
UNB Associated Alumni Leadership Award
Peter McGahan Memorial Scholarship
Atlantic Health Sciences Corporation (AHSC) Auxiliary Award