Olivia returns to Blakes as an Articling student after joining the Firm as a summer student in 2018. She earned her JD from the University of Calgary.
During her time in law school, Olivia volunteered with Student Legal Assistance, served as an editor for the Alberta Law Review, and completed a Study Abroad semester in the Netherlands where she focused her studies on European Union and International law. She also participated in the University of Calgary’s credit moot program, and was named among the top oralists at the Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot in 2019, as well as the Davies Annual Corporate/Securities Moot in 2020.
Prior to law school, Olivia completed a Bachelor of Communications in Journalism with a minor in English Literature (President’s Honour Roll) at Mount Royal University. She was named Valedictorian of her class, and also competed as a member of the Mount Royal Cougar Women’s Varsity Volleyball team.
In her spare time, Olivia enjoys tennis, indoor and beach volleyball, and reading.