Kyla Cooper Associate

Kyla obtained her Juris Doctor from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia. Prior to law school, she obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of British Columbia. At Allard, Kyla completed the Business Law Concentration, participated in the Corporate Counsel Externship and was an Assistant Editor at the UBC Law Review. She also volunteered with Access Pro Bono’s Civil Chamber’s Program.

Kyla articled with Bernard LLP and joined the firm as an associate in 2020. She primarily practices in the firm’s litigation group with a focus on employment, maritime, and insurance defence matters.

Professional and Other Affiliations

  • Called to the Bar of British Columbia, 2020
  • Law Society of British Columbia, Member
  • Canadian Bar Association (B.C.) Branch, Member

Other Interests

When Kyla is not at the office she enjoys yoga, tennis, and hiking. She is passionate about baking and completed a month long culinary course in the south of France.

Kyla Cooper

Areas of Practice


  • J.D., University of British Columbia
  • B.A., University of British Columbia