Catrina Thompson Associate


Speaks:  English

Year of Call: 2024 - Alberta

Year of Call: 2023 - British Columbia


Primary office:  Calgary


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Catrina Thompson

Catrina Thompson is an associate in Gowling WLG's Calgary office. She maintains a commercial litigation practice, assisting businesses and individuals in navigating complex legal disputes.

She advises clients on contract disputes, regulatory issues, and corporate litigation, and has experience in Indigenous, civil, estate and family litigation. Catrina has represented a diverse range of clients, including shareholders, corporate directors, and financial institutions, in cases before the British Columbia Supreme Court, the British Columbia Court of Appeal, and the Federal Court. 

Called to the Bar in British Columbia in 2023, Catrina earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Calgary, where she was also a member of the varsity women's rugby team. Before attending law school, she worked as a legal assistant at a national firm and obtained her bachelor's degree from Carleton University, where she also competed on the varsity women's rugby team. 

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Career & Recognition

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  • 2024

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2024
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2023

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2023
      Year of Call, British Columbia
  • 2022

    • Rankings & Awards
       2022
      Jackson Wright Memorial Award 2022, University of Calgary
    • Education
       2022
      University of Calgary, JD
  • 2020

    • Community
       2020
      North Shore Community Resources, Senior Support, Landscaping 2020-2023
    • Community
       2020
      Executive Events Coordinator, Pro Bono Students Canada 2020-2023
    • Community
       2020
      Greater Vancouver Food Bank, Distribution and Warehouse 2020-2023
    • Community
       2020
      Caseworker, National Canadian Lawyers Initiative 2020-2021
    • Community
       2020
      BC Children and Women's Hospital, Still Fabulous Thrift 2020-2023
  • 2019

    • Community
       2019
      Hearsay Podcast, Pro Bono Student Canada 2019-2021
    • Community
       2019
      Junior Dinos Coach, University of Calgary 2019-2023
  • 2018

    • Education
       2018
      Carleton University, BA, Law and Legal Studies (Hons.), minor in Neuroscience
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Gordon Robertson Scholarship, Carleton University
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Academic All-Canadian, Carleton University
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Athletic Achievement Award, Carleton University
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Deans Honor List, Carleton University
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      Canadian National Championship Bronze Medalist Women's Rugby 15's, Senior Women's Team BC
    • Rankings & Awards
       
      CanWest Silver Medalist Women's Rugby, University of Calgary