McLeod Law Partner Roy Klassen appointed as Queen’s Counsel in Alberta
McLeod Law congratulates Roy Klassen on his appointment as Queen’s Counsel (QC) in Alberta. These prestigious appointments are awarded to lawyers who have made a significant contribution to the legal profession or public life in the province, as determined by the Lieutenant Governor in Council.
Screened by a committee of judicial officials, legal representatives and members of the Ministry of Justice and Solicitor General, candidates are evaluated based on a set of criteria including legal leadership; competence; honesty and integrity; contributions to the administration of justice and to the community; equality and more.
“Roy is a most qualified and well deserving recipient. Not only is Roy a leading practitioner in his field, but he is also the Honourary Consul General for France, and a pillar of our community.” - Robin Lokhorst, Managing Partner.
Roy is a partner and head of the Wills, Trusts & Estates group. With over 25 years of wealth management and protection experience, he advises high net worth individuals, their families, family offices, and related businesses. His focus is on international, U.S./cross-border planning, trust creation, and compliance.