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BIO

Sian is an associate in our Halifax office practising in the area of commercial and insurance litigation.  After completing a Masters degrees in Ottawa, she pursued her law degree at Dalhousie University.

Experience

  • Successfully brought and defended cases at the Small Claims Court, Nova Scotia Supreme Court, Nova Scotia Court of Appeal and Federal Court (Trial Div)
  • Appeared before various regulatory bodies (CPSNS, Atlantic Fisheries Licensing Appeal Board)
  • Commercial litigation experience advising on claims from $10,000 to over $300,000
  • Represents a range of clients including institutional (banking, energy, automotive), professional architects and engineers, and medical professionals
BACKGROUND

Bar Admission

  • Nova Scotia (2017)

Law School

  • Dalhousie University

Education

  • Dalhousie University (LLB, 2016)
  • Carleton University (Masters of Arts, 2013)
  • Carleton University (BA, Honours Political Science)

Lectures & Presentations

  • Introduction to decision-making: Legal considerations and strategic approaches with Jim Musgrave, QC

Law Society Memberships

  • Nova Scotia Barristers' Society
  • Canadian Bar Association

Languages

  • English
  • French