Year of Call: 2017 (Alberta)
Omar Abdulhak joined Hajduk LLP as an articling student in May 2016 after earning his Juris Doctor at Bond University in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
During law school, Omar volunteered with various student legal organizations, including the Canadian Law Students Association and the Gold Coast Community Legal Center & Advice Bureau Inc. A not-for-profit, nationally accredited Community Legal Centre that provided the Gold Coast community with legal advice, prototype, and collaborative project work, community legal information, and general information and referrals. During his articles, Omar also completed an internship with a leading criminal defense firm in Edmonton.
Omar was called to the bar in 2017 and practices primarily in the areas of civil litigation, Aboriginal law, breach of fiduciary duty, collections, foreclosures, small claims in the Provincial Court, family law, prenuptial and cohabitation agreements, civil enforcement proceedings, shareholder disputes and commercial litigation, insurance litigation, and more. While his focus is civil litigation, Omar also handles criminal offenses.
Prior to obtaining his Juris Doctor, Omar studied International Business and Chain Supply at Grant MacEwan University before earning his Bachelor of Business Accounting Major from the Northern Alberta Institution of Technology. During his full-time studies, Omar was also a franchisee with Panago, where he owned and operated his franchise in Edmonton, Alberta.
When he is not working, Omar enjoys watching English Premier Soccer League, keeping up with International Politics, practicing Yoga, and spending time with his puppy, Olive.
Omar is fluent in both English and Arabic.
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