University of Calgary, JD
St. Francis Xavier University, BA (with distinction)
Law Society of Alberta
Canadian Bar Association
Calgary Bar Association
Association of Women Lawyers
The Advocates’ Society
Faculty of Law tutor for the Civil Procedure course
University of Calgary - Winter 2019
Charlotte currently volunteers with the Court of Queen’s Bench Amicus program, at the ID Clinic at Calgary Legal Guidance, and as an advising lawyer at Student Legal Assistance.
Charlotte worked as a summer student at JSS Barristers in 2014, subsequently articled with the firm, and joined JSS Barristers after being called to the Alberta Bar in 2016. Prior to her articles, Charlotte received her JD from the University of Calgary in 2015. While at law school, Charlotte was heavily involved in Student Legal Assistance where she volunteered all three years of law school. During that time, she managed several client files, and gained experience in the areas of criminal, family, bankruptcy, and civil law. Charlotte also acted as a mentor for first year students at Student Legal Assistance.
Before attending law school, Charlotte obtained her BA with distinction in History and Political Science from St. Francis Xavier University.
Charlotte has lived temporarily in a number of places around the world, either working or attending school, including in Ottawa, London, Tuscany, and Hong Kong. Charlotte enjoys traveling, cycling, spending time with her family and friends, and is a budding cinephile.
Charlotte has represented clients at both the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, and at the Provincial Court of Alberta, where she has been successful at trial. Charlotte has a general practice in civil litigation with particular interest and experience in class actions, corporate and commercial disputes, bankruptcy and insolvency, and estate litigation and administration.
Charlotte is involved in the publication of the JSS Barristers Rules of Court Newsletter.
JSSBarristers.ca, September 16, 2020
Co-Author (with Gavin Price)
Calgary Legal Guidance “Law at Your Library” series: “Small Claims Court” - May 27, 2019