Shawn Snider

Shawn Snider

Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Shawn Snider is an Associate Lawyer at Smitiuch Injury Law. After articling with the firm, he was Called to the Bar on June 25, 2019. He will be working directly for the firm's Principal, Michael Smitiuch, on personal injury matters.
After completing his undergraduate degree and prior to enrolling in law school, Shawn played professional hockey for nine years in the U.S., Sweden and Germany.
At law school, Shawn participated in the Osgoode Mediation Intensive Clinic that provided mediation services to the York campus and surrounding communities. During this time, he was also the Head Coach of the 2002 Mississauga Reps AAA Hockey team, from which, thirteen players were drafted in the 2018 Ontario Hockey League (OHL) draft.
In his spare time, Shawn spends time with family and friends, plays golf and travels as much as possible.

Areas of Practice

  • 80% Personal Injury
  • 10% Disability Insurance
  • 10% Wrongful Death

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • Ontario, 2019


  • York University, Osgoode Hall Law School, North York, Ontario, Canada
    • J.D. - 2018
  • St. Francis Xavier University , Antigonish, Nova Scotia
    • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 2015
    • Major: Political Science