Tamara Morgenthau is an Ontario Barrister & Solicitor. Tamara is currently a consultant with the Columbia Human Rights Clinic on a project focusing on corporate accountability and is also the Toronto Fellow with the Canadian Centre for International Justice.
Tamara recently completed a Center for Human Rights and Global Justice Fellowship in the Office of the President at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia. Prior to completing her LL.M. Tamara was an associate at Lorne Waldman & Associates. Her practice included immigration, refugee and human rights law. As an associate, Tamara represented public interest groups in interventions before appellate level courts and the Supreme Court of Canada.
Tamara received her LL.M. in International Legal Studies from NYU, where she was a Center for Human Rights and Global Justice Student Scholar and recipient of the Hy Frankel Award in Law and Social Welfare for demonstrated commitment to practice in a public interest setting. She completed a joint J.D./M.A. (International Affairs) from the University of Ottawa and the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs at Carleton University, and holds a B.A. (Honors) in Political Science and Media Information and Technoculture from Huron University College at the University of Western Ontario.