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Bishop & McKenzie joins Interlaw Ltd.

Posted: January 30, 2019

We are very pleased to announce that Bishop & McKenzie LLP has joined Interlaw Ltd. as its exclusive affiliate firm in Alberta. Interlaw is a long-established elite network of pre-eminent independent law firms spanning the globe.

Congratulations to Kerry Lynn Okita

Posted: October 24, 2018

On being named one of Avenue Calgary’s Top 40 Under 40!

New Partners

Posted: February 1, 2018

On January 1, 2018, Bishop & McKenzie LLP congratulates three lawyers who are being made partners with the firm: Kerry Lynn Okita, Jose Delgado and Joshua Fortier. Throughout their time with B&M LLP, all three have proven to be exceptional lawyers. They're dedicated to the firm and their clients, and we couldn't think of a better way to acknowledge their dedicated commitment to the justice system.

Being an Executor

Posted: September 7, 2017

You’ve completed your will...but does your executor know what to do? Bring your executor to our free seminar and learn what’s involved in being an executor.

We’ll explore topics such as:

Executor – the hardest job you never applied for

Posted: May 19, 2017

Acting as an Executor is a difficult task – it can become another full time job and have you in unknown waters, handling law questions and concerns that you aren’t familiar with.

To assist with charting these unknown waters, Bishop & McKenzie is offering candid conversations with estate professionals in Edmonton. On Monday, June 12th, Wanda Fawcett will discuss Probate and Executor Liability.

Happy Holidays

Posted: December 22, 2016

From all of us at Bishop & McKenzie LLP, we wish all of you — our current clients, past clients and clients to-be, our colleagues and their families and friends — a joyous holiday season full of laughter, love and peace.

For your legal needs, please note that we will be closed on the following days during the holidays:

- Monday, December 26th
- Tuesday, December 27th
- Monday, January 2nd

Have a wonderful rest and we’ll see you in 2017!

Fort McMurray Strong

Posted: May 4, 2016

Bishop & McKenzie LLP sends heartfelt support and positive thoughts to all those impacted by the wildfires that have ravaged Fort McMurray, especially the displaced families and the first responders and firefighters who have worked tirelessly to get the fires under control.

To help with these efforts and the long rebuilding process ahead, Bishop & McKenzie is making a donation to the Red Cross and will be matching all additional donations made by our staff and lawyers.

New Associates

Posted: September 28, 2015

Great people make Bishop & McKenzie a great place to work. That is why we are always proud to have our offices grow with the right people.

This year, we have three articling students making the jump to associate. Please welcome Juliana Masiuk and Lisa Martens to our Edmonton office, and Jonathan Lang to our Calgary office.

Our New Students-At-Law

Posted: August 24, 2015

Bishop & McKenzie is pleased to introduce two impressive individuals who joined our firm this month as articling students for 2015-2016.

Joining our Edmonton office are Graham Sanson, and Evan Kirker.

Both Graham and Evan are recent graduates of the University of Alberta’s law school. Each of them brings exceptional prior experiences to this profession, and we are delighted to welcome them as new colleagues.

New Associates

Posted: September 2, 2014

We are always excited when our articling students make the jump to associates. This year, we welcome David Chmelyk and Jeff King of the Edmonton office to our family. We know they’ll make wonderful additions to the team.

Jeff’s focus is general litigation, while David’s practice interests are land development and corporate-commercial law, along with general litigation.