Karine Devost has over two decades of legal experience gaining deep insight into the legal issues impacting Canadian Muslim communities.

As a long-standing member of the Ottawa Muslim community, Karine has been active in providing strategic advice to a wide range of community members. She has also been a highly sought-after speaker on various issues in Ottawa’s mosques and other Muslim spaces.

Before joining NCCM, Karine’s private law practice strongly emphasized the representation of victims in motor vehicle accidents, as well as their family members. Karine ensured that their rights were respected at every step of the litigation process.

Karine is eager to use her extensive experience to provide advocacy support to Muslims and their communities. She obtained her LL.B. from the University of Ottawa and was called to the Ontario bar in 2001. Karine is fluent in French and English.