“To pay attention, this is our endless and proper work.” - Mary Oliver

Katie is a member of our Civil Litigation service area. Katie also works with members of the Aboriginal Law, Administrative Law, Family Law, and Insurance Law groups. 
Katie received her Bachelor's degree from Queen’s University. While at Queen’s, she swam competitively with the Queen’s University Varsity swim team and was a member of various on-campus organizations, including the Queen’s Native Students Association. 
Katie obtained her law degree from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University. While at law school, Katie acted as a co-chair of the Weldon Environmental Law Students Society and worked as a research associate in the areas of international environmental law and aboriginal law. Katie also completed a clinical semester at Dalhousie Legal Aid Service and acted as a student trustee on the DLAS Board of Trustees, where she gained experience in client relations and management. 
Outside of work, Katie enjoys weightlifting, running, participating in intensely competitive Scrabble matches with her family and friends, and listening to pop music. 
Professional Activities
•       Board of Directors, Rainbow Refugee Association of Nova Scotia (April 2023-Present)
•       Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society
•       Canadian Bar Association
•       Bachelor of Science Honours (Biology), Queen’s University, 2020
•       J.D., Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University, 2023