Kristianne is currently an articling student at Derstine Penman. She recently received her JD from the University of Ottawa where she graduated with a dual option in public law and law and technology. While in law school, she worked as a research assistant for a number of professors and presented some of her research before the CRTC tribunal. She also worked on a number of Federal Court, Federal Court of Appeal, and Supreme Court of Canada cases and participated in a number of moots. Prior to law school, she completed graduate coursework at the University of Victoria and holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from York University.