Alyssa is a litigation lawyer in Lawson Lundell's Yellowknife office with a broad civil litigation practice, focused on administrative and public law. Alyssa represents a range of individual, corporate and government clients across the Northwest Territories and Nunavut. In addition to her litigation work, Alyssa currently serves as Deputy Law Clerk to the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories.
Prior to joining Lawson Lundell LLP, Alyssa served as a judicial law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal. In this capacity, Alyssa worked on complex legal issues of national importance in areas including constitutional law, Aboriginal law, administrative law and commercial law, as well as issues arising under the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Alyssa is a graduate of the University of Victoria's School of Law and joined the firm in 2015. Alyssa was the recipient of the William R. McIntyre Medal from the University of Victoria, which is awarded to a graduating student who exhibits exemplary dedication to community service, student leadership, and academic achievement.
- Canadian Bar Association - Northwest Territories Pro Bono Law Section, Chair
- Law Society of the Northwest Territories, Member of the Admissions Committee
- Law Society of Nunavut, Member of the Admissions Committee
- Hilda Weaver
- Legal Assistant
- T: 867.669.5501
- Ontario (2014)
- Northwest Territories (2015)
- Nunavut (2015)
University of Victoria (J.D., 2013)
McGill University (B.A., 2008)