Kristen is a member of the Origination Team in Toronto. Kristen is particularly focused on class action litigation and evaluates the legal and commercial merits of Canadian/US class actions/mass torts. Kristen also works with the Origination Team to develop funding solutions that lessen the financial burdens of class proceedings.
Before joining Augusta, Kristen was a lawyer with Siskinds LLP, a top Canadian plaintiff-side class actions firm, where she was involved in litigating consumer, price-fixing, medical device, and environmental class actions.
Kristen received her law degree from the University of Ottawa, and was admitted to the Ontario bar in 2018. She also holds a Bachelor of Science from McMaster University and a Master of Environmental Science from Western University.