News

April 16, 2018
McLeod Law is honoured to be named one of Canada's Top 100 Small and Medium Employers for a second year in a row. This award is a tribute to our people who make our firm a great place to work and grow, and to our forward-thinking human resources policies. The award selection process takes several factors into consideration from work environment, health, financial and family benefits, community in... read more
March 21, 2018
Peter Cline joins our Personal Injury Group, bringing more than 20 years of experience with personal injury claims and disability insurance claims. He is recognized for his expertise nationally having worked with clients across Canada. Peter worked for several years as a lawyer at insurance companies before choosing to exclusively represent Plaintiffs. This experience gave him a thorough understa... read more
February 26, 2018
Matthew Burgoyne of our Fintech Group was quoted in the Canadian Bar Association PracticeLink on trends in cryptocurrencies, including usage and regulations. To view the article please click here. 
January 4, 2018
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, Questionin... read more
January 2, 2018
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 develop... read more
January 2, 2018
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.
November 13, 2017
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 prepa... read more
September 18, 2017
Jeffrey Thom joins our Litigation & Dispute Resolution, and Wills & Estates Groups, practicing estate litigation. He has over 35 years of experience and expertise assisting clients in resolving disputes involving trusts and estates, securities, corporate and commercial matters, directors and shareholders, and insolvency and restructuring.
September 15, 2017
Following their articling year and recent admissions to the Alberta Bar, we are pleased to welcome Anne Rupcich and Randolph (Randy) Mitchell to our firm. Anne Rupcich earned a combined undergraduate degree in English and Law & Society at the University of Calgary before earning her LL.B. from the University of Alberta. Anne joins our Personal Injury group, assisting clients involved in motor... read more
September 5, 2017
Layne Thiessen joins our Wills & Estates Group, practicing exclusively in the area of estate litigation. He assists clients in resolving disputes over wills, estates, adding or removing Executors, and Dependent Relief claims. He has considerable experience litigating, negotiating, and resolving disputes for clients, including through mediation and arbitration. 

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