James Doran, JD, Student-at-Lawblank-user

James originally hails from Toronto, Ontario, and received a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from the University of Toronto with a concentration in English literature and history. James graduated from the University of Calgary, Faculty of Law in April of 2016, and is in the process of completing his articles with Katherin Beyak.

While in law school, James was an active participant in Student Legal Assistance, Pro Bono Students Canada, and was involved in the pilot Criminal Justice Clinical program at the University of Calgary. James also summered with the Alberta Crown Prosecution Service in his second year of law school, where he gained knowledge and experience in both criminal and provincial offenses.

In his spare time, James can be found roaming Kananaskis country. James is an avid hiker, climber, and runner, and enjoys all things related to the great outdoors. 

Professional Profile:

  • Juris Doctor (JD), University of Calgary (2016)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours), with Distinction, University of Toronto (2010)

Areas of Practice:

  • Adult Criminal Defence
  • Impaired Driving Defence
  • Criminal Code Driving Defence


Contact Information

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