Sarah Lane has been appointed a Crown attorney in the Antigonish office of the Public Prosecution Service.
Martin Herschorn, director of public prosecutions, announced the appointment today, June 17.
“Ms. Lane’s experience in criminal law and her keen interest in public service will be an asset to the Nova Scotia Public Prosecution Service.
A native of Lower Sackville, Ms. Lane graduated in 2010 from Mount Saint Vincent University with a bachelor of arts. In 2013, she graduated from the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University.
Ms. Lane articled with the Newfoundland and Labrador Legal Aid Commission in Grand Falls-Windsor and as staff solicitor with the commission concentrated on criminal and family law.
Ms. Lane was a member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Provincial Legislative Stakeholders Committee on the Mental Health Care and Treatment Act. She was also active in Toastmasters Grand Falls-Windsor and was recently elected president.