Brookelyn is an associate at Polley Faith developing a general civil and administrative litigation practice. Before joining the firm, she served as a judicial law clerk at the Federal Court of Appeal for the Honourable Justice David G. Near, where she gained extensive experience in administrative and regulatory law, as well as judicial and appellate review. Brookelyn summered and articled at the Crown Law Office-Civil of the Ministry of the Attorney General, focusing on civil, commercial, and public law litigation. She has appeared before adjudicative tribunals and the Small Claims Court.
Brookelyn obtained her juris doctor (magna cum laude) from University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law and Master of Arts in International Affairs from Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, graduating with the highest cumulative GPA in the combined program. She is also a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan, holding a Bachelor of Arts (High Honours) in Political Studies. During law school, Brookelyn served as a constitutional law tutor, a research assistant with a focus on international human rights, and she completed internships in the areas of municipal law and diplomatic law. She was also a senior editor of the Ottawa Law Review.
Brookelyn was called to the Ontario Bar in 2016. She is a member of the Advocates’ Society, the Canadian Bar Association, the Ontario Bar Association, and the Law Society of Upper Canada.