Sean Casey was Managing Partner of the Charlottetown law firm of Stewart McKelvey. He joined Stewart McKelvey in 1989, becoming a Partner in 1993, and was appointed as Queen’s Counsel in 2008.
From 2003 to 2008, Mr. Casey worked with the family business, Paderno, as President of the Paderno Group of Companies. He worked extensively in strategic planning, financial management, operations, and human resources. Mr. Casey elected to return to Stewart McKelvey and was named Managing Partner in 2008. He was first elected in the 2011 General Election and has since served as Veterans Affairs and Justice critic.
Always active at work and in his community, Mr. Casey has been President of the Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce, Chair of the Canadian Soccer Association National Appeals Committee, as well as Chair of the Annual Spud AAA Minor Hockey Tournament. He has also volunteered with Holy Redeemer Church, the Canadian Soccer Association, the Charlottetown Minor Hockey Association, the Winsloe West Royalty Soccer Club, the PEI Marathon, and was an advisor on The Entrepreneur’s Forum.
A graduate of St. Francis Xavier and Dalhousie universities, Mr. Casey resides in Charlottetown with his wife, Kathleen, and their two sons, Ryan and Dean. Mr. Casey is a keen sports fan, golfer, and runner.
Mr. Casey has served as a Parliamentary Secretary since 2015, and is currently the Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard.