Associate announcement

Kate Costin Joins Lenczner Slaght

September 18, 2017

Lenczner Slaght is excited to welcome Kate Costin to the firm.

As a summer and articling student at Lenczner Slaght, Kate had the opportunity to work on complex commercial litigation, employment disputes, real property matters and a number of regulatory proceedings, acting for both prosecution and defence.

Kate completed her JD at Dalhousie’s Schulich School of Law where she was an advocate and Internal Director of Dalhousie Student Advocacy Service, representing students accused of academic and Code of Conduct offences. She participated in the Criminal Clinic, assisting defence counsel on a second-degree murder trial before judge and jury, and represented Dalhousie at the McKelvey Cup. Kate was also a peer educator with Dalhousie’s Indigenous Black and Mi’kmaq Initiative.

Prior to attending law school Kate worked on and off-Broadway in costume and prop design, and in the costume department for NBC, HBO and F/X Network television and film productions.

Lenczner Slaght

Widely recognized as Canada's leading litigation practice, Lenczner Slaght has successfully represented clients' interests in some of the country's most complex and high-profile cases. Our lawyers are distinguished by their depth of courtroom experience, appearing at all levels of the courts, before tribunals, and in mediation and arbitration proceedings. We're also known for our wealth of talent: Lenczner Slaght partners, ranked among the best of their peers nationally, recruit and mentor gifted litigators who uphold the highest professional standards. From commercial disputes and class actions to professional regulation and cross-border matters, we bring expert strategy to all areas of litigation.

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Kate Costin

Lenczner Slaght

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Dalhousie University

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