Katelyn obtained an Honours Bachelor of Applied Science Degree from the University of Guelph in 2014 and she completed her J.D. in 2018 at the University of Ottawa. Katelyn was called to the Ontario Bar in 2019.
Katelyn joined Devry Smith Frank LLP as a summer student in 2017, an articling student in 2018, and an associate in the Family Law Group in 2019. Her legal career has focused exclusively in family law and education law. She has experience both before the courts as well as with mediations and arbitrations.
When it comes to family law, Katelyn’s approachable and practical mannerisms have earned her much respect and confidence amongst clients and colleagues.
With her training and experience in family law negotiations, Katelyn is committed to helping her clients avoid conflicts or expensive court battles and reach solutions with a balanced effort.
In education law, Katelyn takes pride in representing the legal rights of students and their families across the board – both in the private and public school sectors. Katelyn is committed to working with her clients to determine the best strategy for their challenging educational legal issues.
When Katelyn is outside the office, she enjoys travelling, the theatre, fictional reading, hot yoga, and spending time with her family (most notably her dog!).
Katelyn has acted as counsel for the following reported decision: