Professional Background

Kassandra Starnes received her Juris Doctor from the University of Victoria Faculty of Law in 2023.

During law school, Kassandra worked as a student clinic volunteer for Access Pro Bono, and was a member of UVic’s Client Consultation Competition Moot Team. She also completed a clinical semester at UVic’s Law Centre, where she represented clients in areas including criminal law, corrections law, family law, human rights law, and various civil law issues. Kassandra also spent semesters as a Co-op Law Student with a mid-size Vancouver firm specializing in class actions, and at UVic’s Business Law Clinic. She worked as a research assistant in the area of health law, and volunteered at UVic’s Appeal Law Review Journal.

Prior to law school, Kassandra received a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Calgary, and worked in health research for Vancouver General Hospital and the UBC Respiratory Medicine Division.


  • Juris Doctor, University of Victoria Faculty of Law, 2023
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, University of Calgary, 2016