Samar Dehghan is a lawyer and a practicing member of the Law Society of British Columbia in Canada. Ms. Dehghan obtained a Bachelor of Arts (B.A) in Economics from the University of British Columbia and went on to obtain her Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (LL.B.) from the University of Manchester where she graduated with First Class Honours. She was the recipient of the RG Lawson Prize for Public International Law and the Dauntesey Prize in International Law. She is also a member of the prestigious Golden Key International Honour Society.