Alanah Josey | Associate

Associate

Alanah graduated from the University of New Brunswick, Faculty of Law, on the Dean’s List in 2018. Prior to law school, Alanah obtained a Bachelor of Arts in Classics from the University of King’s College and Dalhousie University. During her time at law school, Alanah completed internships with the Department of Public Prosecutions in Fredericton and with the Judges of the Nova Scotia Supreme Court in Halifax. She won awards at UNB for achievement in legal writing and in criminal law. Alanah completed her articles at Pressé Mason and has stayed on as an Associate. She was called to the Bar in 2019. 
Alanah is passionate about helping clients with criminal law problems, employment matters, and personal injuries from motor vehicle accidents and slip and fall accidents. 
Alanah has published articles both in print and online on subjects such as sexual assault, impaired driving, the right to reasonable bail, the right to disclosure, police misconduct, and the law of evidence. She is a member of the Nova Scotia Barristers Society, the Canadian Bar Association, and the Nova Scotia Criminal Lawyers Association. 
Outside of the office and the courtroom, Alanah enjoys spending time riding her horse, Marcus, and hiking with her dog, Max. 
 
Some of Alanah’s publications include:
https://www.robsoncrim.com/single-post/2018/12/19/ThisIsNotConsent-Relevant-Evidence-in-Sexual-Assault-Trials?fbclid=IwAR1GEiKtTUCl9gcqwhHr8986U1gaXtECe0cjpZl-QYDmHtuVVS432zETP6s
https://www.robsoncrim.com/single-post/2019/04/10/Criminalizing-mental-health-problems-the-elimination-of-the-curative-discharge?fbclid=IwAR0VcqdEOOwNVqI-Jdyn0f8SBMBPgT9AB_YWqBB0svoFXPoJs4TXjjtGIxI
https://www.robsoncrim.com/single-post/2019/07/10/The-right-to-reasonable-bail-and-statutory-interpretation-why-s-50321h-of-the-Criminal-Code-is-not-a-basket-clause
https://www.canliiconnects.org/en/commentaries/62065
https://www.canliiconnects.org/en/commentaries/62251
 
Assistants
Connie Oliver - connie.oliver@pressemason.com
Donna Lavigne - donna.lavigne@pressemason.com
 

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury Law
  • Criminal Defence Law
  • Wrongful Dismissal Law
  • Civil Litigation

Contact

P902-832-1175 236

F902 832 1856

1 800 630 2254

Alanah.josey@pressemason.com

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