Upper Canada




University of Calgary, Juris Doctor


McGill University, BA


Sean Carrie

In 2012, Sean Carrie joined JSS Barristers as an associate; he is now counsel. Sean’s practice extends to all areas of civil litigation, with a primary focus on Class Proceedings and mass-tort claims.

He is especially interested in claims involving privacy/data security issues and those dealing with First Nations issues.


Sean was born in Calgary and grew up living in Calgary, Victoria and Hong Kong. He obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree, in political science, from McGill University in 2004. While pursuing his studies, Sean played an active role in student affairs, as an editor at the university newspaper, and served as Vice-Chair of the Board of Directors of Canadian University Press.

Following completion of his undergraduate studies, Sean worked at the National Post in Toronto. There - in addition to his editing, fact-checking and re-writing responsibilities - he wrote a daily column for publication in the Arts & Life section and contributed other articles to the publication on a regular basis.

In 2006, Sean returned to Calgary to attend law school at the University of Calgary, where he obtained his J.D. in 2009. In law school, he served as a clinical caseworker at Student Legal Assistance and as a contributing editor for the Alberta Law Review. Additionally, Sean participated in the mooting and debating programs, where he and his partner won the SLA Trial Competition for first-year law students. Sean received the faculty's Legal History prize in 2009.

Experience as Counsel

Sean articled with the Toronto-based Association in Defence of the Wrongly Convicted (AIDWYC - Now Innocence Canada). After completing his articles in 2010, he was called as a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada and remained at AIDWYC as its first Case Management Counsel. In that role, he assisted in the review of claims of wrongful conviction arising from jurisdictions across Canada and the United States. He also assisted in complex criminal and constitutional litigation in the Superior Court of Ontario, the Ontario Court of Appeal, and the Supreme Court of Canada.


Sean enjoys gardening, running, reading, painting and birdwatching in his spare time. He continues to take interest in travel, especially in the developing world.

司馬欽律師出生在卡加里,並曾在卡加里,維多利亞和香港居住。 司馬律師於2004年獲得了麥吉爾大學文學學士學位(政治學專業)。在學期間,司馬律師曾在大學校報上擔任編輯職位,並擔任過加拿大大學出版社的董事會副主席。

在完成他的本科學習後,司馬律師曾在多倫多的國家郵報(National Post)工作,擔任編輯職位。除了編輯,事實核查和改寫職責之外,司馬律師還在“藝術與人生”部分擔任過每日專欄,並定期撰寫其他文章。

2006年,司馬律師返回卡加里,在卡加里大學就讀法學院之後於2009年獲得法學博士學位。在法學院期間,司馬律師曾在隸屬卡加里大學的學生法律援助組織工作,為低收入群體提供了免費法律服務。 司馬律師還在法學院期間擔任過艾伯塔省法律評論的特約編輯,並參加了各種辯論和模擬法庭。 司馬律師和他的合作夥伴曾經在面對一年級法學學生的SLA模擬法庭(SLA Trial Competition)模擬法庭比賽中獲得了勝利。 司馬律師在2009年獲得了卡加里大學法學院的法律史獎以及該領域的獎學金。





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