Executive Director, Career Services
BA (UBC), LLB (UBC), CEC (RRU)
Christi McAuley is the Executive Director, Career Services at TRU Law. In this role, Christi supports TRU Law students in their search for legal employment, and as a non-practicing lawyer uses her previous legal experience to give law students an inside perspective on career-related matters.
After obtaining her LL.B. from the University of British Columbia in 2008, she was called to the British Columbia bar in 2009. She also earned her BA from UBC, majoring in economics and political science. Christi’s legal experience includes working in both large and small firm environments. In 2022, Christi obtained her Certified Executive Coach designation, and uses coaching as a tool to empower students to realize their career potential.
Christi is an active member of both the Canadian Legal Career Development Network (CLCDN) and the National Association for Law Placement (NALP). Christi is currently the co-chair of the NALP Canadian Section, as well as a member of the Vancouver Summer and Articling Working Group and Canadian Recruitment Survey Working Group. She has previously served as the co-chair of the Vancouver Summer and Articling Working Group and the Canadian Directory of Legal Employers Working Group, the NALP Liaison to the CLCDN, and as a member of the Canadian Diversity Working Group.