Ian White is approachable and has a good-humored presence in the office; Ian works diligently to find solutions for his clients. His resourcefulness and fierce dedication are valued assets at Strain and Company. Ian grew up in Hamilton, Ontario. He studied at the University of Ottawa, where he received a bilingual degree in public administration and environmental science. Ian received his law degree from the University of Victoria in 2017, and has since made Vancouver Island his home.
Ian has worked in both public and private sectors. Through his experience, Ian developed strong research skills and a dynamic approach to advocacy. Ian distinguished himself representing the University of Victoria at the Gale Cup Moot. Supporting his community, Ian also volunteered for the executive branch of Pro Bono Students Canada and provided free legal information through Access Pro Bono.
When he isn't in the office, Ian can be found running, hiking and otherwise appreciating the Vancouver Island wilderness. Keeping active, Ian has a black belt in Go Ju Ryu karate and dreams of one day hiking the Appalachian Trail. Though he may not look it, Ian is also a talented rapper. He writes and performs long-form raps about legal concepts and interesting cases.