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This directory of Collaborative professionals in Edmonton and area provides the quickest and easiest way to find the qualified professionals you need to obtain a divorce or separation without going to court and needing to deal with all the associated costs and stress.

No two people will need the same support — you may need a collaboratively trained divorce lawyer and a financial planner, another couple may need a mental health therapist for counselling services and a collaborative divorce coach.  Yet another couple may just need a family law lawyer who knows how to help a couple through a collaborative divorce.

You have multiple search options (All, Family Lawyers, Financial Professionals, Family Specialists).   You can also search by Postal Code if you are interested in “finding a Collaborative  Professional in my area”, or by name and keyword.

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    A B C D E F G H I J K L M O P R S T W Z
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    J. Tory Thibaudeau

    As a trained mediator and registered collaborative family lawyer, Tory believes that family disputes are best solved through the use of cooperative, non-adversarial means when possible, but she is also a strong advocate in court and appears in both the Provincial Court and the Court of Queen’s Bench.

    Whether mediating, acting for clients as a Registered Collaborative Family Lawyer, or litigating, Tory works hard to obtain practical, client focused, and effective results by minimizing unnecessary conflicts, communicating regularly, ensuring clients understand their legal rights, and analyzing options to ensure the best possible solutions are achieved.…

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    Margaret Weir Andreassen

    Family lawyer

    Margaret enjoys working with her clients to resolve their issues in a timely and respectful fashion. Her goal is to provide practical, knowledgeable and compassionate guidance, and to help educate and empower her clients to make good decisions. Margaret is a rural practitioner with a focus on family law.
    Margaret graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Laws Degree in 1981.…

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    Kier Wilson

    After numerous years of “fighting it out” in court, it became clear to Kier that there must be a better way to resolve family files. After learning that sumo suits and foam bats were not likely going to catch on as a means of dispute resolution, Kier became trained and registered in the practice of collaborative family law.…

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    Andrew J. Lawson

    Family Lawyer

    Andrew was part of the 2001 initial training and Collaborative Divorce movement in the Edmonton area and has continued to utilize the Collaborative Family Law process with select clients.

    Andrew has 29 years of experience at all levels of the Alberta court system but believes that the interest based negotiation and problem solving ability of the Collaborative Family Law process is preferred to minimize the emotional, social, and economic consequences of divorce.…

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    Amanda M Lindberg

    EDUCATION

    Amanda received her B.Sc. (1999) and her B.A. (2003) from the University of Alberta before attending law school and graduating with an LL.B. in 2006. Amanda articled and subsequently practiced in Edmonton.

    PRACTICE

    Amanda is an experience and compassionate lawyer who represents individuals and companies in a wide variety of litigation matters including construction, corporate, employment, family and personal injury matters, estate and real estate matters.…

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    Heather Malaryk

    Heather’s focus is on helping people create solutions that work for them in a cost-efficient way, while preserving their assets and their important relationships. She named her firm after the star, Merak. It is one of the two stars in the Big Dipper that points the way to the North Star, which has long served as a landmark for travellers without a compass.

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    Samantha C. Huculak

    Samantha completed her formal Collaborative training in 2017, however, has had broad exposure to the Collaborative Family Law process since beginning her articles in 2014. Samantha has been practicing family law under the guidance of Andrew Lawson, one of the lawyers involved in the 2001 initial training and Collaborative Divorce movement in the Edmonton area.

    Samantha has appeared before the Provincial Court of Alberta and the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench on numerous occasions, however, the focus of her practice is, whenever possible, to utilize interest-based negotiations and alternative dispute resolution techniques to help clients navigate the emotional, social, and financial impacts of separation and divorce.…

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    Ajay Devgun

    Barrister & Solicitor, Registered Collaborative Family Lawyer, Mediator

    I was born and raised in India, I received my B.A. in Computer Science from GNDU, India. From there I earned my LL.B. from GNDU in 2007 and I was called to the Bar Council of India in the same year. In 2011, we made the move to Edmonton, Canada with my family. I received my Certificate of Qualification in 2014 from NCA, Ottawa and completed my articles at one of the best family mediation firms in Alberta.

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    James Samaroden R.A.

    Family lawyer

    James has practiced family law in Edmonton since 2009. His approach is to ensure clients consider every factor when considering their options. There are emotional stresses, relationships with friends and family, financial impacts, and long term effects that he believes clients should consider before agreeing to a settlement. Sometimes people need to be reminded to think about all the issues because they get focused on what is most important to them.…

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    Susan J. Rawlings

    Associate

    Susan Rawlings grew up in North Edmonton and has always lived in Edmonton.   Her parents were in the health care industry and when Susan was young, she decided to complete her Bachelors of Science Degree in Medical Laboratory Science.  She worked in the laboratory industry for 9 years when she made the switch to law.  Originally, her decision to become a lawyer was completely idealistic and she wanted to save the environment. …

     

    

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