University of Alberta, JD (First-Class Honours, 2021)
University of Alberta, B.Comm (With Distinction)
2016 - 2021
Homeword Trust's Homeless Connect
2016 - 2020
Edmonton Community Legal Centre
2020 - 2021
U of A Students Union, Discipline, Interpretation and Enforcement Board
2018 - 2019
Student Legal Services, Criminal Division
2018 - 2019
ProBono Students Canada
Harsh is an Associate at JSS Barristers, having been called to the bar in the summer of 2022. Prior to becoming an Associate, Harsh completed his articles at the firm.
Practice areas in which Harsh is involved are administrative, public and regulatory law; construction law; corporate and commercial litigation; employment law; franchise litigation; insolvency and restructuring; product liability; professional negligence and discipling; securities and shareholder litigation; and trusts; wills and estates litigation.
Born in India and raised in Edmonton, Harsh graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Commerce with Distinction in 2017 and went on to recently graduate with a Juris Doctor from the University of Alberta in April of 2021. During law school, he achieved First-Class Standing from 2020 to 2021.
Prior to joining JSS Barristers, Harsh worked in Corporate Strategies and Services in the Assistant Deputy Minister’s Office for the Government of Alberta’s Ministry of Infrastructure. During his undergraduate degree he held positions as both a Lifeguard and Aquatic instructor with the City of Edmonton.
While in law school he volunteered with student groups including ProBono Students Canada, Student Legal Services, and was a tribune on the Student Union’s Discipline, Interpretation and Enforcement Board. Additionally, Harsh has been a long-time volunteer with the Edmonton Community Legal Centre and Homeward Trust’s Homeless Connect both during and prior to his law school career.
Beyond the office and his volunteer commitments, Harsh aims to spend time with his family and friends while also maintaining an active lifestyle usually by swimming, running or playing a racquet sport. He is also an avid TV show binger.