Katherine Tochor

Katherine (also known as Kat) joined Stevenson Luchies & Legh as a summer student in 2020.  Born and raised in Saskatchewan, she began her post-secondary studies in Montreal then relocated to Vancouver in 2013 to attend Emily Carr University of Art and Design. She obtained her Bachelor of Design degree in 2017 and spent a few years working in downtown Vancouver as a graphic designer.

In 2019, she began law school at the University of Victoria.  She obtained her Juris Doctor in 2022 and is expected to be called to the bar in Spring 2023.

Katherine is bilingual and attended French immersion schools while growing up.  In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and dog, practicing yoga and spin, and going back to Saskatchewan to visit family and friends

Katherine Tochor


  • Carfa Lawton LLP Scholarship

  • Christopher P. Kehler Memorial Prize in Family Law

  • Cook Roberts Scholarship in Civil Procedure

  • G. Allan Higenbottam Prize in Legal and Legislative Drafting

  • Nash Johnston LLP Scholarship in Evidence

  • Victoria Estate Planning Council Douglas Gray Book Prize

  • Faculty of Law Access Scholarship

  • Professor Maneesha Deckha Award in Animals, Culture and the Law