Adam Klassen

Adam is originally from Kamloops, British Columbia where he graduated from Thompson Rivers University in 2006 with an Honours Degree in Chemical Biology. He attended the University of Alberta Law School and graduated with his Juris Doctor in 2013. While attending law school, Adam was heavily involved in Student Legal Services, a program where law students assist low income individuals with their legal matters. After serving as a volunteer and day leader during his first two years, Adam was elected by his classmates to the position of Student Legal Services Criminal Law Project Co-Coordinator in which he oversaw the entire running of the Criminal Law Project and its volunteers.

Adam completed his articles with Peter G. Northcott Professional Corporation and was called to the Bar in July 2014. Adam’s practice focuses on all criminal law matters with a special interest in litigating Charter Rights violations.