Karen was born and raised in Surrey, British Columbia. She obtained a BA in psychology and history from Simon Fraser University in 1992, her Law degree from the University of Manitoba in 1997 and was called to the British Columbia Bar in 1999.
Karen moved to Kamloops in 2003 and joined the Firm in 2008 after working as in-house counsel for ICBC.
Karen’s main areas of practice are personal injury law, civil litigation, estate litigation, and employment law. She also does family law.
Karen is an executive member in CWL in her spare time and is active within the Catholic community.