Farris LLP: Vancouver's Law Firm

Alison Cowan, B.A., LL.B.

Mgr, Student & Associate Programs

Telephone: 604 661 1725

Facsimile: 604 661 9349

Email: acowan@farris.com

Alison Cowan.vcf

Alison joins Farris as the Manager, Student and Associate Programs working closely with the Director, Professional Development and Recruitment to support student and associate recruitment programs. Alison obtained her B.A. from UBC and her LL.B. from the University of Victoria. She articled with Petraroia Langford Rush LLP (now merged with Farris) in Kelowna in 2006-2007 before moving to Victoria where she practised commercial and estate litigation.

Prior to joining Farris, she worked at the UVic Law Careers Office where she was responsible for overseeing the Faculty’s career education programs and recruiting events. She is a member of the National Association for Law Professionals (NALP) and is the Vice Chair of the Canadian Working Group on Diversity.


  • University of Victoria (LL.B., 2006)
  • University of British Columbia (B.A., 2003)

  • Called to the British Columbia Bar (2007)