BJ (Carleton), LLB (Queen’s)
Alexis Kazanowski joined TRU Law as the Assistant Dean in 2016.
Prior to moving to Kamloops, Alexis was an in-house lawyer and legal editor with the Law Society of British Columbia. While there, she was responsible for administering the mandatory bar admission course (PLTC), including managing the day-to-day operations, hiring and supervising staff, and conducting legal research to ensure course material was current and accurate.
Alexis graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Journalism in 2004 and obtained her law degree from Queen’s University in 2007. She subsequently completed her articles at Mathews, Dinsdale & Clark LLP, a management-focused labour and employment law firm in downtown Toronto.
Born and raised on Vancouver Island, Alexis returned to British Columbia following her call to the Ontario Bar and was called to the BC Bar in 2008. Prior to joining the Law Society’s PLTC Department in 2011, Alexis practised as an Associate Lawyer with Coutts Pulver LLP (now Coutts Pulver Crawford LLP), concentrating on labour, employment, and human rights law.
Alexis is a former member of the Association of Canadian Legal Education Directors (ACLED) and has published articles in Risk Management in Canadian Education.