Katie Short

(902) 460-3430[email protected]
Crystal McNeil
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About Katie

Katie is an associate on our Business Litigation team with a diverse practice in civil litigation, including business and construction litigation. Katie is a member of the Canadian Bar Association and Nova Scotia Barrister's Society.

During law school, Katie was a co-Chair of the Environmental Law Students Society, the Chair of the Law Students Section in the Canadian Bar Association (NS Branch), a Reading Group Leader and Copy Editor for the Dalhousie Journal of Legal Studies, and a Schulich Intern at the Dalhousie Legal Aid Service. She also volunteered with the East Coast Environmental Law Association through Pro Bono Dalhousie and was a Member of the National Law Students Section Executive of the Canadian Bar Association.

In her spare time, Katie enjoys reading fiction and non-fiction, trying out new recipes, and travelling.

Areas of Practice

Katie's Background

  • 2021: JD, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2017: Bachelor of Journalism, University of King's College, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2016: Bachelor of Arts (Honours) - International Development and Environmental Studies, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia
  • 2022-present: Associate, BOYNECLARKE LLP
  • 2021-2022: Articled Clerk, BOYNECLARKE LLP
Professional Memberships
  • Member - Canadian Bar Association
  • Member - Nova Scotia Barristers Society
Awards and Honours
  • 2021 - Elizabeth May Award for Environmental Service - Schulich Law, Dalhousie University
  • MacNeil, J. and Short, K. (2022). Judicial review on fast-forward. "Resident agents" and physical office requirements in a remote world. In Canadian College of Construction Lawyers - Legal Update #161.