News

October 16, 2018
Laurie Kiedrowski of our Condominium Law Group gives an update on what condo boards and landlords are doing to restrict the use of cannabis in condos, and how to avoid any potential property issues from the cultivation of cannabis. Click here to read the full article.
October 12, 2018
Laurie Kiedrowski, head of the Condominium Law Group, was interviewed and quoted in the Calgary Real Estate Boards article on 'Calgary landlords and condo corporations scramble to regulate cannabis'. She explains what condo boards and landlords are doing to restrict the use of cannabis in condos, and how to avoid any potential property issues from the cultivation of cannabis. See the full story h... read more
September 25, 2018
McLeod Law is pleased to announce that it is one of the first law firms in Canada to accept payment for legal services in cryptocurrency. Led by our Fintech group, McLeod Law is now making this option available to select clients as an alternative payment method.  Using Coinsquare, a cryptocurrency exchange provider, we were able to securely accept our first payment in Bitcoin. The Coinsquare plat... read more
August 24, 2018
We are pleased to welcome new associates, Amanpreet Sran (Wills and Estates) and Charlotte Hall (Corporate | Commercial) to the McLeod Law team. Aman and Charlotte were recently admitted to the Alberta Bar after completion of their articling year. These two enthusiastic and sharp young lawyers join our team of over 50 lawyers here in Calgary. We look forward to seeing them grow in their practices... read more
August 1, 2018
It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Barry Steinfeld on Friday, July 20, 2018. At the age of 68 years, he lost his courageous battle with cancer. Barry enjoyed a 40-year career in law which started in 1974 and ended upon his retirement as a partner at McLeod Law in 2018. Barry graduated from the University of Manitoba Law School and began his career in Winnipeg. In 2002, he... read more
June 13, 2018
Laurie Kiedrowski, head of the Condominium Law Group at McLeod Law, comments in Canadian Lawyer magazine article, "Short-term headaches". The article explores new legal challenges arising from the increasing popularity of short-term rentals, whether to allow or prohibit them, and how. To read the article click here. 
May 9, 2018
We are pleased to welcome Brian Rogers, Q.C. as Counsel, and Daniel MacAulay and Jake Plotsky as Associates to our Corporate | Commercial and Real Estate Groups. One of the most well-respected practitioners in Alberta, Brian brings extensive experience in corporate and real estate transactions, and development projects as legal counsel and lead negotiator. Brian’s broad range of expertise include... read more
May 7, 2018
In the Globe & Mail Nine to Five column, Shane King of our Employment Law group answers a question about overtime, "As a tech company manager, I am being denied time in lieu. Is that legal?". To read his response please click here. 
May 3, 2018
Please join us in congratulating Simon Muller on being listed in The Canadian Legal Lexpert® Directory as a leading practitioner in Alberta in Personal Injury - Represents Plaintiffs. This is a tremendous acknowledgement of excellence, as the ranking is achieved by a survey of a practitioner’s own peers and colleagues. To view the rankings visit Lexpert.ca.
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

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