Bahareh (Rae) Shahangian is a lawyer at Blackburn Lawyersin Richmond Hill, practicing in the areas of health, corporate, and commercial law. She obtained her J.D. from Western University where she served as an editor of the Western Journal of Legal Studies. Prior to starting law school, Bahareh obtained her Hons. B.A. with Distinction from the University of Toronto, double majoring in political science and philosophy, and minoring in German language. During the course of her academic studies, Bahareh also studied at Cégep de Rivière-du-Loup in Québec, and at the University of Konstanz in Germany.
In addition to her contributions to Yara, Bahareh has served on the 2018-2019 Board of the Iranian-Canadian Legal Professionals and has helped local small businesses in understanding the basics of contract law.