Puneet Klar B.A., J.D.
Puneet graduated from Bond University in 2017 where she obtained her Juris Doctor degree with Distinction. Prior to going to law school, she received a Bachelors Degree in Criminology from Simon Fraser University and gained some practical legal experience by working in a boutique criminal law firm.
During her time articling for Sarah Leamon Law Group, Puneet has proven herself to be a diligent and dedicated student at law. Puneet has a naturally empathetic and patient demeanour and is able to assist clients in an effective and kind manner. Both her oral and written advocacy skills are excellent. Puneet has successfully defended clients in relation to traffic tickets and driving prohibitions. She has also handled both criminal and family law cases under the supervision of associate lawyers.
In her spare time, Puneet is passionate about giving back to her community. She has served as a volunteer in numerous capacities, including working with the Access Pro Bono Society of British Columbia. While living abroad, Puneet stayed involved as a community volunteer by donating her spare time to the Robina Community Legal Centre and the Bond University Human Rights Clinic. Puneet currently volunteers in a mentorship role with youth at the YWCA. These experiences fostered her enthusiasm for community togetherness, public speaking, litigation and trial advocacy. Puneet also involves staying active with pilates and yoga and enjoys travelling.
Puneet is fluent in Punjabi. She is pleased to help our Punjabi-speaking clients in all legal capacities.
Puneet is excited to begin her law career at Sarah Leamon Law Group.