David Sowemimo is a practicing lawyer at the law firm of James H. Brown & Associates. He earned his Bachelor of Arts (Advanced) and Juris Doctor (J.D.) degrees from the University of Manitoba before moving to Edmonton and completing his articles. He was called to the Alberta bar in 2016 and is a member of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association. David was a finalist in the Canadian Lawyer magazine’s Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers 2020 award and believes in giving back to the community. In 2021, he created an entrance scholarship for black law students at the University of Manitoba Faculty of Law. David provides mentorship for young professionals and volunteers for various organizations, including the Edmonton Region Immigrant Employment Council.