Sean McWeeney Jr. is an Associate in the firm’s Financial Services, Private Client, Trusts and Estates Practice Group.

Sean’s practice has included technology, privacy, e-commerce and data protection matters; extending also to estate planning and divorce and matrimonial matters.

Recent engagements include:

  • Preparing a memorandum in connection with a trust matter on the criteria for appointing a guardian ad litem for a minor.
  • Preparing a memorandum in respect of a trust matter addressing whether one can apply for variation of a trust for tax planning purposes.
  • Advising a foreign digital payment platform on local data protection and tax law.
  • Advising a cloud storage service provider on local employment law.
  • Drafting a GDPR-compliant website privacy policy for a local organisation.
  • Assisting with drafting an e-services agreement for a local bank.
  • Assisting with advising a major institution on Bahamian data protection laws.
  • Advising a foreign e-commerce platform on local tax, employment and company laws.
  • Assisting with an ongoing divorce matter involving substantial assets in multiple jurisdictions.
  • Assisting in the drafting of a pre-nuptial agreement.
  • Completion of regulatory surveys on a variety of topics including data protection, privacy, employment, electronic commerce and marriage.
  • BA Anthropology – Concordia University, Canada
  • LLB (Hons) – University of Sussex, UK
  • Bar Professional Training Course – City, University of London, UK
  • Bar of England and Wales, 2018
  • The Bahamas Bar, 2018
Community Involvement
  • Resources and Education for Autism and Related Challenges (REACH)
  • One Eleuthera Foundation
  • Antique Auto Club
  • Bahamas Bar Association
  • The Honourable Society of Lincoln’s Inn
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals
  • International Association of Young Lawyers