Congratulations to Kerry Lynn Okita

On being named one of Avenue Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40!

Kerry Lynn is a litigation partner at Bishop & McKenzie LLP's Calgary office, and a passionate human rights advocate. In 2011, she worked in Afghanistan as legal officer and secretariat of the United Nations UNAMA Human Rights Task Force, negotiating the release of UN staff detained by national and international forces, reviewing and investigating fatal attacks against the UN, and developing legal strategy and policy. In 2010, Kerry Lynn took a leave from private practice to work with the Women's Legal Aid Centre in Tanzania, challenging constitutional laws that prevented women from owning property.

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