Sara joined Stevenson Whelton LLP as an associate in 2021 and is establishing a broad civil litigation practice.
Prior to joining the firm, she practiced criminal law. Sara has appeared in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Justice. As an articling student with Crown Law Office – Civil, she worked in a number of litigation areas including corporate-commercial, aboriginal law, class proceedings and judicial review applications.
Sara is a graduate of the combined Juris Doctor/Master of Arts Program at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law and Carleton University’s Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. During law school, she was a member of the World Trade Organization moot team that reached the semi-finals in Washington D.C. and was awarded for their written submissions. As a student, she worked at Crown-Indigenous Relations and Northern Affairs Canada’s litigation support unit and interned at the Legal Bureau of Global Affairs Canada.