Christopher Harasym was a member of the 2021 summer student class at Cassels and will return as an Articling Student in 2022. Christopher is entering his final year of the dual J.D./H.B.A. program at the Faculty of Law and Ivey Business School at Western University. Christopher has received the Excellence in Business Law Award and been named to the Ivey Business School Dean’s Honour List. At Western, Christopher is a director and chair of the Governance Committee on the board of the University Students’ Council, a not-for-profit corporation with over $16M in assets, and is Vice Chair of the University Students’ Council PurpleCare Health and Wellness Trust. He has also previously served two terms as a Student Senator representing the Ivey Business School, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Engineering, and Faculty of Education.
Prior to joining Cassels, Christopher worked as a Corporate Development Analyst at Origin House (now Cresco Labs), where he gained exposure to the cannabis industry in both the United States and Canada. Christopher has four years of experience with Starbucks as both a barista and a Coffee Master.
In his spare time, Christopher enjoys cooking, brewing specialty coffee, and is a podcast enthusiast.