Peter A Allard School of Law

Staff & Faculty Directory

  • Darlene Johnston

    Associate Professor Emeritus

    Darlene Johnston earned a B.A. from Queen’s University, and an LL.B. and LL.M. from the University of Toronto. In 2008, she was awarded the designation of Indigenous People’s Counsel from the Indigenous Bar Association of Canada, (IBA). Prior to accepting her appointment at the Allard School of Law, Professor Johnston was an Associate Professor and Aboriginal Student Advisor at University of Toronto. Her teaching areas include Indigenous Legal Traditions, Canadian Aboriginal and Treaty Rights, and Law & Colonialism.

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  • Dr. Yuvraj Joshi

    Assistant Professor

    Yuvraj Joshi is an Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia Allard School of Law, where he teaches constitutional and transnational law and writes on issues of equality. He is also a Fellow of the Harvard Carr Center for Human Rights and a Faculty Affiliate at the UCLA Promise Institute for Human Rights.

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  • Asha Kaushal

    Assistant Professor

    Professor Kaushal joined the Allard School of Law, University of British Columbia in July 2016. She works in the fields of immigration and citizenship law, public law, and legal theory, and has published in all of these fields. 

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  • Maham Khanum

    Administrative Assistant, Faculty and Graduate Programs

    Maham provides administrative support to the Graduate Programs at Allard Law. She simultaneously assists a small group of Graduate level professors in their coursework, research, and day-to-day administrative tasks. 

    Maham received her BA in International Relations from UBC as an international student from Pakistan, focusing on migration and international education.

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  • Hoi Kong

    Rt. Hon. Beverley McLachlin, P.C., UBC Professorship in Constitutional Law

    For the 2020-2021 academic year, Professor Kong will be a Scholar at the Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies. 


    Professor Hoi Kong is the inaugural holder of The Rt. Hon. Beverley McLachlin, P.C., UBC Professorship in Constitutional Law, which he assumed in 2018.  He researches and teaches in the areas of constitutional, administrative, municipal and comparative law, and constitutional and public law theory.  

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  • Jennifer Lau

    Career Services

    Jenn is the Director of Career Services at Allard Law. She received her B.A. from the University of British Columbia and her LL.B. from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia. She was admitted to the Law Society of British Columbia in 2010.

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    • Career Services Office
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