Saeid returns to Blakes as an articling student after joining the Firm as a summer student in 2020. He obtained his J.D. from the Peter A. Allard School of Law at the University of British Columbia.
In law school, Saeid received the Faculty of Law International Tuition Award in 2020 and 2021. In his final year, he participated in Allard’s Judicial Externship at the Provincial Court of British Columbia. He also volunteered with Pro Bono Students Canada and the University of Calgary’s Student Legal Assistance program.
Prior to attending law school, Saeid obtained his Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from the Sharif University of Technology in Tehran, Iran. During his undergraduate degree, Saeid conducted extensive research on smooth control of actuators by the signals generated from electrooculography.
In his spare time, Saeid enjoys reading poems, playing board games, and working out.