Catrina Thompson

Articling Student

Vancouver

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Education & Qualifications

  • JD (Calgary, 2022)
  • BA (honours) with distinction (Carleton, 2018)

Catrina Thompson is an articling student based in the firm’s Vancouver office.

Catrina obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Calgary in 2022. She has experience working as a legal assistant. During law school she was an executive events coordinator for Pro Bono Students Canada and also worked on the organization’s Hearsay Podcast. She has experience working as a caseworker for the National Canadian Lawyers Initiative.

She has experience with tribunals and was successful in a USports Tribunal hearing in 2021 regarding Student Athlete Eligibility Rules.

Prior to law school, Catrina completed a Bachelor of Arts at Carleton University in law and legal studies.

  • BC Children and Women’s Hospital, Still Fabulous Thrift (2020-2021)
  • North Shore Community Resources, Senior Support, Landscaping (2020-2021)
  • Greater Vancouver Food Bank, Distribution and Warehouse (2020-2021)
  • Rugby Coach, William Aberhart High School (2020-2022)
  • Team BC U17 Girls Rugby Manager, BC (Rugby 2018)
  • Jackson Wright Memorial Award 2022
  • CanWest Bronze Medal, Women’s Rugby, University of Calgary 2021
  • Dean’s Honour Roll, Carleton University (2014-2018)
  • Academic All Canadian, Carleton University (2014-2018)
  • Gordon Robertson Scholarship, Carleton University
  • Athletic Achievement Award, Carleton University
  • Volunteer Excellence and Dedication Scholarship [over 800 hours], Cheakamus Centre Brackendale, BC
  • CanWest Silver Medallist, Women’s Rugby, University of Calgary
  • Canadian National Championship Bronze Medallist, Women’s Rugby 15’s, Senior Women’s Team BC