Administrative Law

Our lawyers regularly provide advice to several administrative agencies and tribunals. We also represent individuals involved in administrative proceedings. We represent clients before regulatory boards, tribunals, and quasi-judicial hearings

Commercial Real Estate

We are experienced in all areas of commercial real estate law. From complex financing transactions to commercial property acquisitions, we provide timely and cost-effective legal services to a broad range of regional and national clients. 

Construction Law

Our lawyers are experienced in all areas of construction contracting and planning, litigation and dispute resolution. We assist clients with all manner of dispute resolution, including arbitration, mediation, and litigation. 

Creditor Remedies

We advise financial institutions, commercial clients, and secured and unsecured lenders in debt collection, priority disputes under the Personal Property Security Act, bankruptcy and insolvency matters under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, and seizures.

Employment and Labour

We act for both employees and employers in a wide range of industries and circumstances from local small business operators to large international corporations to First Nations. 

Family Law

Our lawyers assist members of families in the difficult time of transition to ensure their interests and rights are protected. For decades we have served the needs of families in a responsive and caring manner. 

Indigenous Law

We have extensive experience working with Indigenous governments throughout Alberta. As litigators, we have represented First Nations in matters including Treaty and Constitutional rights, construction, employment and election disputes as well as specific claims and lands claims.

Insurance

Our lawyers work extensively with several leading Canadian and international insurers in all aspects of insurance related matters, especially insurance claims and defense of those claims. 

Litigation

Emery Jamieson LLP has significant experience in all areas of litigation. We have represented clients in all levels of trial and appellate courts in Alberta, the Federal Court of Canada and the Supreme Court of Canada.

Mediation & Arbitration

Our lawyers are experienced in a variety of alternate dispute resolution strategies including arbitration, mediation, negotiation, and litigation. Our creative and innovative approaches to problem solving optimize resolution opportunities for our clients. 

Municipal Law

We have a long history of assisting municipalities and property owners navigate legislation pertaining to land use and development.  We assist individual property owners and act as general legal counsel for towns, counties, municipal districts, villages, Metis settlements, and more.

Personal Injury and Disability Litigation

Our lawyers have extensive experience with handling personal injury claims on behalf of individuals who have been injured or their families in the case of a fatality. We work on claims ranging from relatively minor injuries to cases involving catastrophic injuries and death.

Privacy Law

Emery Jamieson LLP has extensive experience regarding privacy issues encountered by individuals and organizations. Privacy is growing as we increase our reliance on technology to communicate and advertise. Our lawyers are committed to protecting your information through policy and contract drafting.

Professional Liability

We have significant expertise in representing lawyers, architects, engineers, doctors, nurses, accountants, financial advisors, real estate agents, and other professionals in all aspects of professional liability claims.

Professional Regulatory Law

Emery Jamieson LLP is widely known as the “professional’s law firm.” Our lawyers have extensive experience in acting for individuals, regulatory bodies, and liability insurers in the legal, health care, education, real estate, engineering, construction and design, business and accounting sectors. 

Wills & Estate Planning

Estate planning is more than writing a last will and testament. At Emery Jamieson LLP, we approach estate planning broadly, considering our clients’ needs and wishes both now and in the future.