News

November 22, 2018
Please join us November 22 at the Private Capital Markets Association of Canada Western National Conference. Neil Hutton, Partner and head of our Private Capital Markets group, will be moderating an expert panel discussion on the top 10 things dealing representatives need to know when comparing Mortgage Investment Corporations to Mortgage Investment Entities. There will be keynote talks by Arlene... read more
November 12, 2018
Laurie Kiedrowski, head of the Condominium Law group at McLeod Law, is quoted in Global News on, "Despondent Fort McMury condo owners face financial ruin over wildfire rebuild". She comments on this unfortunate situation, “Whenever we find [condominium] corporations in situations like this, our advice is always to be open and honest and to disclose to the owners as much information as they can, s... read more
October 29, 2018
McLeod Law is pleased to announce that it has officially been Ranked in Chambers Canada 2019 as “Highly Regarded Corporate/Commercial”, in Alberta. What the team is known for: Respected Calgary firm with experience handling mid-market commercial transactions. Advises clients in the oil and gas and power sectors on shareholder agreements, corporate disposals and restructurings, commercial leasing... read more
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.
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 Matthew Burgoyne of 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.... 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. 

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