Krista is currently a trainee in the firm’s Employment department.
As part of her training, Krista has worked in the firm’s Media: Content and Disputes department assisting the team with high-profile defamation claims brought against both established media clients and independent publishers, as well as contempt of court actions, data protection complaints and reputation management disputes.
She has also completed training in the firm’s Corporate & Commercial team, helping to advise clients on their commercial agreements and compliance with data protection laws. Krista assisted with the commercial arrangements for a Hollywood film production and gained experience in contentious commercial disputes including a shareholders dispute and other contractual disputes.
Krista brings to the firm more than a decade of experience in international broadcast media. She has worked for both Canadian and American broadcasters as a correspondent and TV presenter. She was the host of a prime time programme on politics and was nominated for a Gemini Award, the Canadian equivalent of a BAFTA, for her work with Canada’s public broadcaster.