KATELYN MCIVOR

ASSOCIATE

katelyn-mcivor-calgary

KATELYN’S SKILLS

Family Mediation

CONTACT INFORMATION

Phone: 403.261.8476
Email: kmcivor@fosterllp.ca

CONTACT KATELYN

KATELYN’S SKILLS

Katelyn is passionate about the practice of family law. Before starting at Foster LLP in January 2016, Katelyn worked at Taylor McCaffrey LLP in Winnipeg, Manitoba where she practiced exclusively in the area of family law.

Katelyn has well-rounded experience in the area of family law including divorce, child custody and support, parental alienation and abduction cases, common law partner and spousal support, property division, and separation agreements.

Katelyn has appeared at all levels of court, including case management conferences, judicially assisted dispute resolution processes, and contested proceedings before the Provincial Court, the Court of Queen’s Bench, and the Manitoba Court of Appeal.

Outside of the office, Katelyn enjoys watching documentaries, travelling, trying new restaurants, and volunteering.

LAW PRACTICE

  • Family Law

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Alberta Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association

AWARDS

  • Kimberly Dawn Gusto Award for Highest Standing in Children and the Law, 2010
  • A.J. Christie Prize for Advocacy, 2010
  • Honourable Archibald S. Dewar Award for Advocacy, 2010
  • Manitoba Bar Association and Solomon Greenberg Moot Prize for Advocacy, 2010
  • Second Overall in the Solomon Greenberg Criminal Advocacy Competition, 2010
  • Representative of the University of Manitoba Faculty of Law at the Western Canada Criminal Trial Advocacy Moot Competition, 2010
  • Representative of the University of Manitoba Faculty of Law at the Wilson National Appellate Advocacy Competition, Third Place Team Factum Prize, 2010

EDUCATION

  • Student Placement with the Provincial Court of Manitoba, 2012
  • University of Manitoba, Juris Doctor, 2011
  • McMaster University, Bachelor of Arts, Linguistics and Political Science (with honours), 2008

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Co-Coach, University of Manitoba Faculty of Law Walsh Family Law Moot Team, 2014-2015
  • Co-Chair of Engagement, Gen Next Council, United Way of Winnipeg, 2015-2016
  • Co-Chair of Community Investment, Gen Next Council, United Way of Winnipeg, 2014-2015