Ryan Sampson is a summer student in Smart & Biggar’s Ottawa office. He is currently completing his Juris Doctor from the University of New Brunswick.
Upon beginning his legal studies, Ryan received the Frank McKenna Scholarship and the New Brunswick Law Foundation Scholarship, both of which are awarded to law students based on academic excellence. He was also included on the Dean’s List, ranking top 10 in class. He received the William Henry Harrison Moot Court prize, earning a high ranking for Oral Advocacy within the top 4.
Prior to pursuing his legal studies, Ryan earned a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from Queen’s University, Ontario. Here, he was the recipient of the Principal’s Scholarship, an entrance scholarship awarded on the basis of academic excellence.