Sarah M. White

Legal Assistant: Megan Lake

Sarah is an experienced trial lawyer who has appeared at every level of court in Nova Scotia. She has represented clients charged with offences under the Criminal Code of Canada and the Controlled Drug and Substances Act. Sarah has a keen interest in people and providing a safe place for clients as they navigate the justice system.

Sarah serves on the national board of directors for the Smart Justice Network which addresses criminal justice issues by focusing on the connection between crime and mental health, addiction, employment, education, housing and social inclusion.

Qualifications
  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia, 2014 
  • J.D. (Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law, 2012) 
  • B.A. (Bishop`s University) 
Experience
  • All levels of courts in Nova Scotia including the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court, Provincial Court and Small Claims.
  • Experience dealing with matters that fall under the Canadian Criminal Code, Controlled Drug and Substances Act, Employment Insurance and Income Assistance Act, Landlord and Tenancy Act and has also appeared before the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada. 
Activities & Affiliations
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • National Board of Directors, Smart Justice Network
Qualifications
  • Bar Admission: Nova Scotia, 2014
  • J.D. (Dalhousie University, Schulich School of Law, 2012)  
  • B.A. (Bishop`s University) 
Experience
  • All levels of courts in Nova Scotia including the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal, the Supreme Court, Provincial Court and Small Claims.
  • Experience dealing with matters that fall under the Canadian Criminal Code, Controlled Drug and Substances Act, Employment Insurance and Income Assistance Act, Landlord and Tenancy Act and has also appeared before the Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada. 
Activities & Affiliations
  • Nova Scotia Barristers` Society
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • National Board of Directors, Smart Justice Network