Theresa Yurkewich joined our team as our Marketing Manager in early 2018. She is responsible for developing and executing our chambers’ marketing strategy, managing brand development, overseeing event organisation, and leading our digital media.
Prior to this, Theresa worked at a boutique public relations firm, providing advice on media relations, crisis management, reputation building, branding, and communications to international clients. She primarily worked with clients in global development, and specialized in building and implementing custom public relations frameworks from the ground up. Separately, Theresa also gained experience leading charitable fundraising campaigns, working as a communications advisor to a political youth group, and in launching a successful travel and food blog for several years.
Theresa is also a qualified Canadian lawyer, having previously worked in public and private practice. She was part of an ICTY defence team and worked briefly as a human rights consultant in The Hague. She remains on the board of an association focusing on innovation in access to justice.
In her spare time, Theresa enjoys travelling, gardening and practicing yoga (having completed an 80 hour intensive training course).