Articling Student

Jeffrey Scheffel

Office

Vancouver

Education

Jeff will be returning to Farris to Article in 2021/2022.

Jeff is currently a law student at Thompson Rivers University (TRU). Throughout his time at TRU, Jeff has been a very active member of the student body. In his second year he was elected by his peers as the Sports and Clubs Director on the Society of Law Students (SLS). In this capacity Jeff helped restructure the SLS bylaws to increase clarity, while also sitting on the finance subcommittee for clubs and conference grants. In addition to his SLS role, Jeff served as Logistics Coordinator for the TRU Law student lead conference in 2020. Prior to law school Jeff earned a Bachelor of Arts from Simon Fraser University.

In his spare time Jeff is actively involved in minor ball hockey, and in 2019 helped coach Team Canada to a gold medal at the U16 World Cup of Ball Hockey in Trebova, Czech Republic. Jeff also currently sits on the Board of Directors for Volunteer Burnaby, where he provides specialized knowledge in program development for youth volunteers.