BComm (UofC), JD (TRU), LLM (Osgoode)
Karen is a coach of the National Sports Law Negotiation Competition. She also provides assistance in both the Jessup International Law Moot and the Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot.
Karen is currently a Tax Manager - Law with PwC Law LLP in Calgary. She practices tax and administrative and judicial law, regularly negotiates settlements for her clients, and has worked on files in Provincial Courts, the Tax Court of Canada, the Federal Court, the Federal Court of Appeal, and Supreme Court of Canada. Her primary focus in on tax dispute resolution and tax planning, as well as administrative hearings under the Health Profession Act. Prior to joining PwC Law, she worked in-house for Suncor Energy Inc. Karen frequently publishes and presents at national and international forums, in both sports and tax law, and has worked on research in a wide range of tax and sport related topics.
Outside of work, you might find Karen playing soccer, golfing, or, when feeling whimsical, enjoying a game of soccer-golf.