Jae is an articling student of the firm. He received his Juris Doctor from the University of Alberta (2017).
While completing his law degree, Jae was selected to represent the University of Alberta at the Harold G Fox Intellectual Property Law Moot - receiving an honorable mention for the best respondent factum award. Additionally, Jae volunteered with Student Legal Services of Edmonton and was a moot mentor for the first year moot program.
Prior to pursuing his legal education, Jae worked in the health sector as an information systems analyst where he encountered many of the challenges associated with information technology commonly faced by organizations including licensing, outsourcing, privacy, data security, and e-commerce. Outside of work, Jae is a fitness enthusiast and regularly enjoys running, weightlifting, and volleyball.
Jae joined DWW as an articling student in 2017.