Abigail Ywaya

Abigail Ywaya

Associate, Litigation; Employment & Labour

Contact Information


tel: 604.692.2716



Bar Admission

British Columbia, 2021


  • University of British Columbia, Peter A. Allard School of Law, Juris Doctor


English, Swahili

Abigail has completed JD at the Peter A. Allard School of Law. During her time at Allard, she researched mining governance in international law as a research assistant for Professor Sara Ghebremusse. She also worked alongside Dr. Ghebremusse on an equity and diversity research project which resulted in a resource guide for law firms looking to increase and retain Black representation. She also worked as a legal intern for lululemon athletica.

  • Peter A. Allard School of Law, Student Ambassador, (2018-2020)
  • Allard Black Law Students Association, President (2018-2020)
  • Legal Education Outreach, Student Presenter (2017-2018)