Sarah Walsh

Associate

"This is the precept by which I have lived: Prepare for the worst; expect the best; and take what comes."
- Hannah Arendt

Solution-oriented thinking.

Working with a range of clients from individuals to large commercial entities, Sarah understands the importance of effective communication to addressing the complex problems her clients face. She takes a bold, strategic approach to her clients' unique issues and strives to represent them with the utmost vigour and skill.

Areas of practice

  • General Litigation
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Media and Defamation
  • Insurance
  • Environmental

BAR ADMISSION(S)

Nova Scotia, 2017

LAW SOCIETY(IES)

Nova Scotia Barristers' Society

EDUCATION

Dalhousie University Schulich School of Law, JD, 2016
University of King's College, Combined Honours in History and Contemporary Studies, 2011

Awards

  • CBA National Environmental, Energy and Resource Law Section David Estrin Prize
  • Gowlings WLG Law & Technology Prize
  • Clifford Rae Achievement Award
  • University of King's College Scholarship
  • University of King's College Entrance Scholarship

ACTIVITIES

  • Board of directors, Solar Schools Canada
  • Volunteer, Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Dodgeball player, The Halifax Sport and Social Club

LANGUAGE(S)

English

Publications

  • Author, "The International Regulation of Genetically Modified Organisms: the Conflicts, Comforts and Limits of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety," Environmental, Energy and Resource Law (May 2016), online: The Canadian Bar Association

Suite 900
Purdy's Wharf Tower One
1959 Upper Water Street
Halifax, NS, Canada
B3J 3N2

P 902.420.3388
F 902.420.1417

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LEGAL ASSISTANT(S)

Darlene Blanchard

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