Alison received her BA in political science with distinction from the U of A in 2000, and her LLB from the University of Saskatchewan in 2003. She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association (Family Law Subsection), Calgary Bar Association, and a Registered Collaborative Family Lawyers. She acts in both contested and uncontested family law matters and has extensive experience in drafting separation, cohabitation and prenuptial agreements. She has also successfully appeared before the Provincial Court of Alberta, the Court of Queen’s Bench, and Court of Appeal for custody, access, and matrimonial property actions. Alison is fully trained as a mediator, arbitrator and is a registered Collaborative lawyer.
She hopes to see people move further from the court system and filing applications to get resolutions; and more toward working amicably and negotiating terms.
Divorce and custody disputes can be a very upsetting and difficult time in a person’s life. It is my job to help you find confidence to come to a resolution and to provide you accountable representation to bring you peace of mind.
Alison has ten years of experience specializing in family law and has appeared in provincial, Court of Queen's Bench and the Court of Appeal in Alberta. She also has an extensive practice in the areas of mediation, collaborative law and arbitration and believes that one does not always need to enter a court room to find a solution to his or her issues.
She believes in responsive and efficient legal services and will return all emails and calls within 24 hours.