Christopher McKenna

BA (Hon)(Carleton), LLB (Ottawa), of the Bar of Ontario

Christopher McKenna is a Director with Bennett Jones LLP in the Professional Development Department. He is responsible for the operation and administration of junior associate and student programming in Toronto. He is actively involved with in-firm orientation and training, performance reviews, mentoring and recruitment of junior associates and summer and articling students, and also participates in law school recruitment events and pro bono activities. Christopher is also a member of the National Associate of Law Placement (NALP), current Chair of the OCI Advisory Committee, and has previously both written for the NALP Bulletin and presented at Annual Education Conferences.

In addition, Christopher also has a general litigation practice focusing on corporate commercial, estate, regulatory and class action litigation. He is also an active volunteer for Law Help Ontario and is responsible for the firm’s pro bono, including the Osgoode Investor Protection Clinic, where he acts as supervising lawyer and assists with training IPC Clinicians.