Sharon G. Sabourin, Lawyer
Sharon G. Sabourin Law Office is a sole practioner firm located in Timmins, Ontario.
Ms. Sabourin came to Timmins as an articling student at the Crown Attorney’s Office and subsequently worked as an associate at the Maisonneuve Labelle LLP before setting her sights on opening her own practice in July of 2013.
Ms. Sabourin has extensive practice in the areas of family and criminal litigation at the Ontario Court of Justice, Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Appeal.
In previous employment, Ms. Sabourin was a senior Policy Advisor for the Ministry of Health Promotion in Toronto, Ontario. She worked with the Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy and managed the implementation of the Smoke-Free Ontario Act and Regulations throughout the province.
Ms. Sabourin has a Bachelor of Health Sciences and a Masters Degree specializing in Health Promotion from the University of Western Ontario. She obtained her Juris Doctor in 2009 and was called to the bar in June 2010.
As she came to law as a second career, having a job outside of law has provided her with a broader understanding of common problems that clients face in their legal battles. This has also allowed her to understand the real life skills needed to be a good lawyer such as persistence, humility, compassion and common sense. These skills, paired with her post-secondary education, make her an excellent advocate.
Kassy Couture-Theberge, Law Clerk
Ms. Couture-Theberge is fluently bilingual having been raised in Hearst, Ontario before relocating to Timmins, Ontario. She studied legal assistant at College Boreal in Sudbury, and has continued her education part-time through College Boreal in Timmins. Kassy handles the firm’s criminal and family files, and is a great resource to help clients with questions about financial statements, court appearances and deadlines. She is a proud and doting mother to two-fur babies Dolce and Hailey, who on occasion visit the office and share a little love.
Natalie Duval, Legal Assistant
Ms. Duval is a recent graduate from Timmins High and Vocational School and hopes to continue her education at Northern College in the Law Clerk program. She was born and raised in British Columbia, where she swam competitively for a number a years with the Ladysmith-Chemainus Orcas Swim Club. She maintains her strong attachment to the mountains and ocean views of Canada’s west coast and one day aspires to move back to Vancouver Island. Natalie’s cultural background is Metis being half French Canadian from her father’s family, and Ojibwa First Nation on her mother’s side of the family. In her spare time, Natalie enjoys Netflix and YouTube marathons, her cat Arthas, and has begun an impressive collection of hilarious internet memes which never fail to give our office a good laugh.