Zachary Sippel

Zachary Sippel

Summer Student, Western


Zachary Sippel is currently completing the JD Program at Western Law. Before law school, Zachary received his Honours Bachelor of Arts from the University of Waterloo in Business and Legal Studies, graduating with distinction and on the Dean’s Honour List.

Since entering law school Zachary has participated in nine moots on the regional and provincial level, including his win of the Hicks Morley Cup in his first year. Beyond mooting, he served as the Chair of the First-Generation Network, a student organization dedicated to giving first generation students an equal chance at success in the legal profession. Zachary also writes updates on human rights accommodation law for Labour Law Weekly and is a volunteer researcher for the National Canadian Lawyers Initiative, an organization aimed at providing access to justice amidst the COVID-19 crisis.

In his free time, Zachary enjoys playing golf, finding new music to listen to, or spending time with his family.