University of Calgary, JD


Waterford Institute of Technology, Master of Business Studies


Memorial University, B.Comm. (Hons)

Canadian Bar Association

Law Society of Alberta

Pro Bono Law Alberta
Volunteer - Civil Claims Duty Counsel
(2017 - present)
Volunteer - Queen's Bench Amicus
(2017 - present)

Student Legal Assistance
(2015 - 2016)

Memorial University
Dean's List
(2011 - 2014)

Bowman National Tax Moot

Dentons Negotiation Competition (Calgary)
First Place

Frank K. Burnet Q.C. Scholarship

Daniel Mills

Dan is a 2019 call to the Alberta Bar with experience in the areas of insolvency & restructuring, employment, construction and general commercial litigation.


Dan has successfully represented clients before the Provincial Court of Alberta, Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench and Tax Court of Canada. Prior to joining JSS Barristers, Dan completed his articles and worked as an associate at a leading international law firm. 


During law school, Dan honed his advocacy skills through volunteer work with the Student Legal Assistance, Queen's Bench Amicus and Civil Claims Duty Counsel programs. Additionally, Dan participated in the University of Calgary’s competitive mooting program and was a finalist in the Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot. Prior to law school, Dan earned a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours), with a focus in accounting, and a Master of Business Studies, with a focus in finance and economics.

Dan remains an active volunteer with Pro Bono Law Alberta and is proficient in French.

Outside of law, Dan enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter and is actively involved in the local traditional Irish and Newfoundland music scenes.