legal freelancers team


Betty Garbutt, CHRP

  • Over 30 years Legal Recruitment Specialist, Director of Human Resources, Sole Shareholder and Director of Operations, The Legal Freelance Centre.
  • 10 years legal experience in litigation, criminal defence, labour law, corporate records, corporate/commercial, residential and commercial conveyancing, wills & estates, corporate tax, corporate/securities, matrimonial, aboriginal & mediation law.
  • Community-minded; volunteer on public advisory committees for legal courses at various colleges and post-secondary schools for over 20 years.
  • Youth Educator; volunteer trainer and team-builder for female high performance ice hockey athletes as they pursue their goals for Canada’s National Women’s Team.
  • Loves dogs & cats, married, has 2 great sons, throws terrific Christmas parties and has a good sense of humour!
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Robyn Stratton, Legal Recruitment Specialist

  • Over 8 years in legal recruitment with The Legal Freelance Centre
  • Temporary and Permanent Placements, Payroll & Career Advisor
  • Experienced in corporate/securities, law firm reception and administration
  • In her free time Robyn enjoys attending fitness classes and playing and coaching beer league softball.
  • Loves dogs, especially her baby puggle, Jaxon, married, and has a great sense of humour!

Stephanie Santos-OcampoHuman Resources Assistant

  • Stephanie began with LFC in June 2016
  • Temporary and Permanent Placements, Payroll & Benefits
  • Stephanie graduated from University of British Columbia in May 2015 and holds a Bachelor of Arts with a History Major and a French Minor.  She is currently furthering her education by taking Human Resources courses at BCIT while working with the team at LFC, expanding her knowledge within the Human Resource field
  • In her free time, Stephanie enjoys fitness, fine dining, petting animals, and frequenting Vancouver’s beautiful beaches.

Our team is also assisted by Lauren Dinwoodie, Human Resources Assistant – Recruitment Specialist, who began helping us out in April 2018.  Lauren graduated from University of Victoria in May 2016 with a Bachelor of Arts in English Literature, and has plans to attend Law School in the Fall of 2019.  Lauren is excited to be a part of the LFC team and looks forward to expanding her knowledge within the Legal and Human Resource fields.  Welcome to LFC, Lauren!

And , we can’t forget…. our office team dog

Danielle (Danny) – Woof! Woof! – who keeps us all balanced and laughing!