Christopher Harasym is an associate in the Business Law Group at Cassels. Christopher is a graduate of the JD/HBA program at the Faculty of Law and Ivey Business School at Western University. Christopher has received the Law Society of Ontario Award and graduated with distinction. At Western, Christopher was a director and chair of the Governance Committee on the board of the University Students’ Council, a not-for-profit corporation with over $16 million in assets, and was 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 as an associate, Christopher was both a summer and articling student with the firm.
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.