We are pleased to announce the appointment of Shayi Xu to the partnership. Shayi is dedicated to the area of family law, striving to make a positive difference to clients in reaching resolution.
A litigator and qualified mediator, Shayi has extensive experience helping clients resolve conflict situations utilizing the most suitable options available.
She conducts settlement meetings, Questionings, Chambers Applications, Judicial Dispute Resolution, Domestic Specials and court trials. She attends Mediations and Arbitrations, through to providing pre or post nuptial agreements and cohabitation agreements.
Jeff Larson joins our Commercial Real Estate Group as counsel with 26 years of experience in the real estate industry. He advises Alberta-based land developers and builders on all aspects of land development, from site acquisition and financing, planning and servicing, to sale or lease of the residential or commercial product. Projects range from master-planned communities to small in-fill developments.
As well, Jeff acts for both lenders and borrowers in land purchase and sale transactions, and complex land development financings. To learn more about Jeff please click here.
The Calgary Chamber elected their Board for 2018 with Brent Cooper as Vice Chair. Dedictated to business in Calgary, Brent is an advocate for the Chamber’s policy work and looks forward to a succcessful year ahead.
For the Chamber's announcement please click here.
We are pleased to welcome Beverly Mendoza to our Wills & Estates Group, following her articling year and recent admission to the Alberta Bar.
Beverly earned her law degree from the University of Philippines in 2005, and earned her Certificate of Qualification from the National Committee on Accreditation of The Federation of Law Societies of Canada in 2016. Beverly assists clients in the preparation of their estate plans, including their personal planning documents.
Mental injury has become easier to prove in personal injury cases
Our society has been trending toward a view that mental illness is no less important than physical illness, although it has not always been this way. Traditionally, claiming for a mental injury in the law has been tough to do, not only due to social attitudes, but also b... read more
In business, insolvency proceedings can be initiated by another company that has become insolvent (the "Debtor Company"). In these situations it is important to be diligent about protecing your financial interests. In this article, Jeff Moroz outlines some of the specific interests that have been addressed in recent insolvency proceedings in Alb... read more
On Sunday, January 21st we look forward to rolling up our sleeves and serving a home cooked meal to create a different type of Sunday for Calgary's impoverished, alongside our friends at Homes by Avi.
The Feed the Hungry program is put on by St. Mary’s Church to put on a warm meal every Sunday to approximately 500 of Calgary’s homeless and impoverished citizens.
We are honoured to participate in this important tradition of food, family and respect.