Jan obtained his B.C.L./LL.B. from McGill University. Prior to law school, he worked on international trade negotiations at Global Affairs Canada in Ottawa. Jan likewise obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree from Queen’s University and a Master of Arts degree in International Affairs from Carleton University.
While studying law, Jan completed a clerkship at the Superior Court of Québec, volunteered at the Legal Information Clinic at McGill, and was an associate editor with the McGill Journal of Dispute Resolution. Jan also competed in the Davies Corporate / Securities Law Moot in 2018, where he won the third place oralist award and the top factums award.