Karlie Gurski

Articling Student



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Education & Qualifications

  • JD with distinction (Saskatchewan, 2023)
  • MA (Alberta, 2017)
  • BA with honours (Regina, 2011)

Karlie is an articling student based in the firm’s Regina office.

Karlie obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Saskatchewan in 2023. Prior to entering law school, she completed a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Regina and a Master of Arts degree from the University of Alberta.

Karlie has extensive experience in the public service sector, having worked in various policy roles with the Government of Saskatchewan’s Ministries of Justice and Corrections and Policing. Here she assisted in the development, training and implementation of new legislation and policies for correctional facilities in the province. In addition, she has been an investigator with the Information and Privacy Commissioner for Nova Scotia, where she ensured that public bodies complied with applicable information and privacy laws.

Outside of the office, Karlie enjoys running, travelling and spending time with family.

  • Teaching Assistant, Kwayeskastasowin, College of Law (Saskatchewan, 2023)
  • Volunteer, Pro Bono Students Canada (2020-2022)
  • Member, Symposium Planning Committee, Canadian Restorative Justice Consortium (2021)
  • Anti-Racism Training Facilitator, College of Law Orientation (Saskatchewan, 2021)
  • Certified Facilitator, Whole Person Training and Consulting (2014)
  • Law Review Honour, College of Law (Saskatchewan, 2022-2023)
  • Saskatchewan Branch Award of Excellence, Canadian Bar Association (Saskatchewan, 2023)
  • College of Law Upper-Year Juris Doctor Academic Achievement Scholarship (Saskatchewan, 2022)
  • Law Foundation of Saskatchewan Harry Dahlem Scholarship (Saskatchewan, 2021)
  • Joseph Armand Bombardier Canada Graduate Scholarship, Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (2012)
  • Walter H Johns Graduate Fellowship (Alberta, 2012)