Sydney Hope

Sydney Hope



Sydney is a member of the Canada Lewis litigation team where she focuses her practice in civil and commercial litigation and contract disputes.  Prior to joining Canada Lewis, Sydney worked for a family law firm where she worked with clients through all stages of divorce proceedings, including property division, child custody, and the negotiation and drafting of marital agreements.  Sydney uses her negotiation experience to advise clients on creative solutions in their business disputes.  She also brings her passion to zealously advocate for every client.

Sydney graduated from the SMU Dedman School of Law where she was the Editor-in-Chief of the SMU Science and Technology Law Review.  During law school, Sydney held internships and externships with the Federal Trade Commission and Parkland Hospital.  Sydney did her undergraduate studies at the University of Texas at Austin.


SMU Dedman School of Law, Juris Doctor, Cum Laude

University of Texas at Austin, Bachelor of Science in Communications

Memberships & Committees

Texas Bar Association


Select Presentations & Publications

When Magic Cures Go Bad: Regulators’ Responses to Unproven Direct-to-Consumer Stem Cell Therapies, 23 SMU Sci & Tech Rev. 257 (2020).