Sean Smyth, QC, is a member of McCarthy Tétrault’s Litigation Group. As an advocate in contentious matters, Sean has appeared before all levels of courts in Alberta, the superior courts of Ontario, British Columbia, and Saskatchewan, the Federal Court of Canada, the Supreme Court of Canada, and a variety of regulatory, disciplinary and arbitral tribunals.
Sean has represented clients from numerous industry groups such as oil and natural gas; transportation; pharmaceuticals; agro-sciences; telecommunications; manufacturing; and real estate in contentious matters involving commercial contracts, shareholders’ rights, directors’ liabilities, securities, real estate transactions, product liability, intellectual property rights, class actions, and other matters related to corporate law, commercial transactions and commerce. Sean is also frequently called upon by our clients to provide opinions concerning contractual provisions, tort and equitable obligations, statutory interpretation and constitutional matters and advice in contract negotiations, merger and acquisition transactions, and transactions requiring court approval.
Year Called to the Bar:
1994 (AB); 1997 (England & Wales)