Darby Heino Articling Student

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  Hamilton

Darby Heino

Darby is an Articling Student at Gowling WLG’s Hamilton office, where she actively engages in legal matters for both the Litigation and Business Law departments.

Embarking on her legal journey, Darby attended Osgoode Hall Law School at York University. Throughout law school, Darby was class president and worked as a caseworker at the Community Legal Aid Clinic and as a volunteer researcher for Pro Bono Students Canada.

Before embarking on her legal endeavors, she earned an Honours Bachelor of Arts in political science and criminology from the University of Toronto. Her curiosity and global perspective found expression through internships at the United States Consulate General and the United Nations Refugee Agency in Toronto.

Amidst her professional pursuits, Darby enjoys hiking outdoors with her two golden retrievers, Hunter and Cleo. Her passions extend to gymnastics and track and field, which she competed in competitively for over a decade. Additionally, her familial ties and 19-year residence in the Middle East showcase the cultural depth and richness that shape her worldview.

Darby spent her second-year summer at Gowling WLG working on various matters ranging from share purchase agreements to cannabis licensing litigation.

Career & Recognition

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  • 2023

    • Education
      York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, JD
  • 2019

    • Education
      University of Toronto, BA (Hons.)