Sean is a qualified lawyer in Alberta (1994) and England (2003). He is a native Calgarian who has practised law in the energy industry for nearly 25 years.

Since 2014 Sean has been a partner with Burnet, Duckworth and Palmer, where he continues to work on international matters (more geographically diverse) and domestic matters.

Sean has been recognized by a number of independent legal guidebooks as an expert in the field of energy law. He has served in various roles for the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators and often presents at conferences on topics of interest to the energy
industry.