NEWS ARCHIVE

6

Dec

Duncan Craig LLP Welcomes New Associate - Ryan

  Ryan Quinlan

The partners are pleased to welcome Ryan Quinlan to Duncan Craig LLP. Ryan joins our Insolvency and Restructuring Practice Group. Prior to joining the firm, Ryan clerked at the Alberta Court of Appeal and then practiced at well-known global law firm. He has been retained to act for debtors, cred

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27

Oct

Duncan Craig LLP Welcomes New Associate - Monelle

  Monelle Sturko

The partners are proud to welcome Monelle Sturko to the firm. Monelle will be a great addition to our Litigation practice group with an emphasis on Personal Injury. Prior to joining Duncan Craig LLP, Monelle worked at a boutique firm in Edmonton, specializing in insurance defence litigation. Havi

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13

Sep

2017 Laurel Awards Winners


Thank you to everyone who attended the 2017 Laurel Awards on September 13th. From the 48 nominated programs, the winners are: GOLD: Little Warriors Little Warriors Prevent It! Taking Action to Stop Child Sexual Abuse Workshop SILVER: DiscoverE DiscoverE Workshops, Clubs, Camps and Sp

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11

Sep

Congratulations to Shayla Stein

  Shayla Stein

The partners at Duncan Craig LLP are pleased to announce Shayla Stein has been called to the Alberta Bar. Shayla Stein received her Juris Doctor from Queen's University in 2016 and was on the Dean's List in 2014-2015. She has won numerous awards including the Lenczner Slaght LLP Advocacy in Moot

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22

Aug

2018 Edition of Best Lawyers Announced

  Darren Bieganek, QCPhilip Renaud, QCDavid Romaniuk, QCHelen WardStewart Baker, QCRobert Dunseith, QCPatrick FeehanJohn Hope, QCPercival Odynak, QCJoe SpelliscyVivian Stevenson, QCBrian Wallace

Congratulations to Vivian R. Stevenson, QC who was named the Best Lawyers 2018 Legal Malpractice Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Edmonton. Congratulations to Philip J. Renaud, QC who was named the Best Lawyers 2018 Trusts and Estates "Lawyer of the Year" in Edmonton. Only a single lawyer in each special

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21

Aug

Congratulations to Zach Soprovich

  Zachary Soprovich

The partners at Duncan Craig LLP are pleased to announce Zach Soprovich has been called to the Alberta Bar. Zach started at Duncan Craig LLP in 2014 as a summer law student then returned in 2016 for his articles. He received his Bachelor of Commerce (with distinction) from the University of Albe

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31

Jul

Duncan Craig Welcomes New Articling Students

  Brad AngoveKayla Thompson

Duncan Craig LLP is pleased to welcome two new articling students to the firm: Brad Angove and Kayla Thompson. Brad received his Juris Doctor from the University of Alberta in 2017. In 2016, Brad acted as the Coordinator for the Civil Law Project of Student Legal Services of Edmonton. He also wo

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25

Jul

Business Plus Legal Series


Businesses by their very nature are designed to grow. In its beginning stages, careful planning and attention is important to ensure that it is in a position to accommodate the changes and complexities involved in growth. Once your business reaches maturity, maintaining its viability and transitioni

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25

Jun

5 Duncan Craig Lawyers named in the 2017 Lexpert Directory

  Darren Bieganek, QCPhilip Renaud, QCDavid Romaniuk, QCVivian Stevenson, QCHelen Ward

Duncan Craig LLP is proud to announce that 5 of its lawyers have been named in the 2017 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. Being included in the Directory is an acknowledgement of excellence by a practitioner's own peers and colleagues. Published since 1997, the annual Canadian Legal Lexpert Director

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22

Mar

Duncan Craig is Named one of Alberta's Top Employers


For the third year in a row, Duncan Craig LLP has been recognized as one of Alberta's Top 70 Employers. Alberta's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes the Alberta employers that lead their industries in off

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24

Feb

Presentation to STEP Edmonton

  Helen WardPhilip Renaud, QC

Helen Ward and Phil Renaud, QC gave a presentation to The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP Edmonton) on February 23, 2017 on "Mediation v. Litigation by Case Study". The Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners is the leading international organization for trust and estate profession

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19

Jan

Duncan Craig Welcomes new Associate


We are pleased to welcome new associate, Trent Kulchar to our firm. Trent joins our Litigation practice group practicing corporate and commercial litigation including insolvency and restructuring. Prior to joining Duncan Craig LLP, Trent was an associate at a prominent litigation boutique and a ba

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22

Dec

Duncan Craig Community Fund Winners


Duncan Craig LLP is pleased to announce the 2016 recipients of the Duncan Craig Community Fund. Alzheimer's Society of Alberta and Northwest Territories, Stollery Children's Hospital Foundation and PAWS for Life Foundation. Duncan Craig lawyers and staff nominated and then voted for not for prof

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8

Dec

Duncan Craig Helps the Salvation Army


On December 8th, 6 lawyers and 7 staff members sorted toys at the Salvation Army in Edmonton. The sorted toys go to over 8000 families in just a few short days before Christmas.

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9

Nov

Edmonton Entrepreneurs Lack Canadian Kudos


Survey Reveals Edmontonians are still Under-Valued EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - Nov. 1, 2016) - Edmonton entrepreneurs may have big business dreams but kudos from Canadians and even fellow Albertans are in short supply, according to a recent survey by Edmonton law firm Duncan Craig LLP. An

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19

Aug

Business Plus Legal Series


Running a successful business takes many skills and enormous effort. Maximizing the reward for your effort takes careful planning and the support of various professionals that you can rely on to keep you aware of opportunities and risks that are continually changing. The Business Plus Legal Series p

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10

Aug

2017 Edition of Best Lawyers Announced

  Brian WallaceDarren Bieganek, QCDavid Romaniuk, QCRobert Dunseith, QCPatrick FeehanJohn Hope, QCPercival Odynak, QCJoe SpelliscyVivian Stevenson, QCRoss SwansonHelen WardPhilip Renaud, QCDarren Bieganek, QCJohn Hope, QC

Congratulations to Vivian R. Stevenson, QC who was named the Best Lawyers 2017 Insurance Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Edmonton. Only a single lawyer in each specialty in each community is honoured as the "Lawyer of the Year." Thirteen lawyers from Duncan Craig LLP were included in the 2017 Editio

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25

Jul

Duncan Craig LLP Welcomes 2 New Articling Students

  Zachary Soprovich Shayla Stein

Duncan Craig LLP is pleased to welcome two new articling students to the firm: Zachary Soprovich and Shayla Stein. Zach grew up on a farm an hour northeast of Edmonton. He received his Bachelor of Commerce (with distinction) from the University of Alberta in 2013 and his Juris Doctor from the Uni

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23

Jun

7 Duncan Craig Lawyers named in the 2016 Lexpert Directory

  Darren Bieganek, QCJohn Hope, QCPercival Odynak, QCPhilip Renaud, QCDavid Romaniuk, QCVivian Stevenson, QCHelen Ward

Duncan Craig LLP is proud to announce that 7 of its lawyers have been named in the 2016 Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. Being included in the Directory is an acknowledgement of excellence by a practitioner's own peers and colleagues. Published since 1997, the annual Canadian Legal Lexpert Director

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27

May

Duncan Craig Cleans up for Y.E.S.S.


A team of seven staff members spent the morning volunteering with the Youth Empowerment & Support Services (YESS) by doing a little gardening. YESS is dedicated to empowering youth from difficult realities. Since 1981, every day they have been saving the lives of youth at risk. To volunteer, or

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5

May

Duncan Craig LLP Partners Donate to the Red Cross


We have all seen, read and heard about the devastation caused by fire to the city and people of Fort McMurray. Many of us at the firm are related to or know someone personally affected. We are overwhelmed by the support that Edmonton and surrounding areas have offered to our neighbours to the north

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16

Mar

Duncan Craig Volunteers at Meals on Wheels

  Patrick Feehan

This morning, two lawyers and seven staff members volunteered at Edmonton Meals on Wheels. We chopped, sliced, and assembled meals for our community. Edmonton Meals on Wheels is a local non-profit and registered charitable organization that provides home-delivered meal and food services to a div

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24

Feb

Percy Presents at the Canadian Institute Conference

  Percival Odynak, QC

Today at the Inaugural Conference on Asset-Based Lending in Toronto, Percy is speaking on Managing Intercreditor Agreements: Success Through Collaboration. The two day conference includes speakers from across North America as well as the UK and Shanghai. The Canadian Institute operates as a thin

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3

Feb

Duncan Craig LLP is named one of Alberta's Top Employers


We are excited to announce Duncan Craig LLP has been recognized as one of Alberta's Top 70 Employers for 2016. Alberta's Top Employers is an annual competition organized by the editors of Canada's Top 100 Employers. This special designation recognizes the Alberta employers that lead their industries

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6

Jan

Congratulations to Michael

  Michael Klaray

The partners at Duncan Craig LLP are pleased to welcome Michael Klaray to their partnership. Michael practices in our Estate Solutions group with a focus on estate planning, estate litigation and estate administration. He joined the firm as a summer student in 2006 then articled at the firm in 2008.

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