Sarah Makson

Senior Associate

Calgary
SMakson@blg.com
403.232.9543

Sarah practises in the areas of insurance, tort liability and dispute resolution. Prior to attending law school, Sarah was a commercial insurance broker, identifying and transferring risk for clients in a variety of industries. She continues to take a practical approach to legal questions and disputes.

In her practice, Sarah focuses on the insurance industry, including:

  • insurance claims and coverage
  • coverage and regulatory opinions
  • contract disputes
  • product liability
  • professional negligence
  • health care providers
  • commercial host liability
  • commercial construction
  • surety claims and coverage

Sarah has appeared before the Provincial Court and the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta.

Beyond Our Walls

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, The Advocates’ Society
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society, Western Canada Steering Committee

Community Involvement

  • Volunteer, Calgary Exhibition and Stampede
  • Volunteer, Civil Claims Duty Counsel
  • Volunteer, Queen’s Bench Amicus Program

Bar Admission & Education

  • Alberta, 2012
  • LLB, University of Calgary, 2011
  • B.Comm. (Dist.), McGill University, 2000