Sean has a diverse litigation practice that includes personal injury and commercial actions, dental malpractice claims as well as coverage disputes.
Sean was born in a suburb of Chicago, Illinois, but has lived in Canada for 20 years. He studied political science and economics at the University of Victoria and earned a Bachelor of Arts in 2008.
Sean graduated from Queen’s Law in 2011 on the Dean’s List. At Queen’s, he won the top oralist award in the inaugural Willms & Shier Environmental Law Moot where he appeared before the Honourable Thomas Cromwell, former Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.
Sean articled at a general practice firm in Kingston and was called to the Ontario Bar in 2012. He worked at a downtown Toronto litigation boutique, before moving to London in 2013 to join Wallace Smith LLP.
Sean represents insureds and insurers in the defence of personal injury and commercial actions, as well as coverage disputes. He also represents members of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario in dental malpractice claims.
He has a love for the law, its many nuances and its application to the real world. He is particularly interested in developing the law to reflect our societal values. Sean enjoys offering clear, pragmatic legal advice to his clients and takes a no nonsense approach to all of his files.
Sean has appeared at all levels of Court in Ontario as well as at the Licence Appeal Tribunal.
Outside of work, Sean is an avid disc golfer, cyclist and admitted news junkie. Sean is the President and a founding member of the London Disc Golf Association where he advocates to grow the sport of disc golf in London, Ontario. He is happily married and a proud father.
Phone: 519.645.1999 ext. 30
Legal Assistant: Linsey Ferns
Phone: 519.645.1999 ext. 32
Law Clerk: Shannon Armstrong
Phone: 519.645.1999 ext. 29