Our Team

Linda Picot
Linda Picot
President

Linda has been working in the legal field since early 2012 initially working as a junior legal assistant.  After obtaining her Legal Office Assistant diploma from Capilano College she began working at Hutc...

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Vice President – VACANT
Vice President – VACANT
Vice President
Judy King
Judy King
Treasurer

Judy came to Victoria, BC from Guelph, Ontario and has been working in the Corporate Legal field for over 40 years.  She began her work in the corporate world at Crease & Company in 1975.   Her expertise in accounting from...

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Tara Amell
Tara Amell
Website/Employment

Tara Website/Employment website@vlsa.ca employment@vlsa.ca  

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Eleanor Dean
Eleanor Dean
Legal Education/Program

Eleanor came to BC from the UK to study at the University of British Columbia, completing her M.Ed in Educational Studies in 2010. Following a move to the island, ...

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Marion Harding-Soare
Marion Harding-Soare
Secretary

Marion is a graduate of Vancouver Community College and has worked in the legal field since 1990.  She began as a receptionist for Cardinal, Edgar, Emberton & Macaulay before moving on to work in Family Law with...

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Gail Bolink/Laura Shushkewich
Social Convenor

Gail Bolink

Laura Shushkewich

  Social Convenor socialconvenor@vlsa.ca  

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Tara Garland
Tara Garland
Scholarship/Mentorship

Tara Garland   Scholarship/Mentorship scholarship@vlsa.ca

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