Sean P. Watson
Sean was born and raised in Regina. He graduated from Campbell Collegiate and attended the University of Regina for three years, studying Biochemistry and Kinesiology. Sean was awarded the University of Regina Academic Silver Scholarship and also Dean’s List designation during his time in Kinesiology. He was accepted into the University of Saskatchewan College of Law in 2013 and awarded the James M. Stevenson Scholarship.
In first year, Sean co-founded the University of Saskatchewan Criminal Law Club, and worked with Toronto’s Association in Defence of the Wrongly Convicted. Sean organized speakers, events, and fundraisers for the Criminal Law Club and expanded the club to include students of all years. He served as Vice-President, President, and Member at Large of the club, and maintains contact to this day.
In his second year of study at the University of Saskatchewan, Sean joined the Western Canada Moot team and participated in the Western Canada competition. He advanced to the national final competition in Ottawa and received the Saskatchewan Trial Lawyers Western Moot Scholarship. In third year of law school he worked closely with members of the Western Canada Moot Team.
Sean is a member of the Saskatchewan Trial Lawyers Association, the Canadian Bar Association and the Regina Bar Association
After working as a summer law student at Willows Wellsch Orr & Brundige LLP in 2014 and 2015, Sean joined the firm as an articling student in 2016 under the mentorship of G. Gregory Willows Q.C. He completed his articles and was called to the bar on June 6, 2017, and continues his practice at Willows Wellsch Orr & Brundige LLP as an associate.
In his time away from the office he enjoys golf and photography.