Sarah Nasser

Associate

Sarah is an Associate at Dunphy Best Blocksom with a diverse international background, practicing in the area of family law, employment law and real estate.

After graduating from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Commerce and working in the energy sector Sarah moved to Australia where she obtained her Juris Doctor from Bond University graduating in 2015 with honours. Subsequently, Sarah moved to Ottawa where she worked as a Special Advisor to a Federal Cabinet Minister before joining Dunphy Best Blocksom in 2017.

Sarah advocates on behalf of her clients before the Alberta Provincial Court and Court of Queen’s Bench, understanding that litigation is but one method of resolving a dispute. Her practice encompasses all areas of the law arising from cohabitation and marriage including property division, support, parenting/access and adoption. She also represents clients in negotiations and various forms of alternative dispute resolution, such as mediation, endeavouring always to resolve her clients’ matters in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.

Outside of work Sarah enjoys traveling and volunteering her time to charities with a special focus on refugee aid.

Practice Areas

  • Family Law
  • Employment Law
  • Real Estate

Memberships

  • Member, Calgary Bar Association
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Law Society of Alberta

Languages

  • Arabic

Education

  • Bond University, Faculty of Law, J.D. (Hons), 2015
  • University of Calgary, Haskayne School of Business, BComm, 2012