Experience

Barb, an experienced corporate/commercial lawyer, joined the firm in 2010 with a well established business law and commercial real estate practice. Barb’s practice focus is on commercial real estate, commercial lending, sales of businesses and business acquisitions, and corporate reorganizations.

Barb was appointed as Queen’s Counsel for Alberta, an honorary title recognizing a lawyer’s outstanding accomplishments and contribution to the legal profession, their clients and the community, in 2008.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association – Alberta, Taxation for Non-Specialists Section
  • Member and Past Chair, Canadian Bar Association – Alberta, Business Law Section
  • Course Instructor, Bar Admission Course, Legal Education Society of Alberta

Community

Boys & Girls Clubs Big Brothers Big Sisters of Edmonton & Area Society

  • Member, Board of Directors, 2007-2016
  • Member, Finance Committee, 2002-2011
  • Member, Governance Committee, 2012-present

Women’s Executive Network

  • Member, Edmonton Branch

Heart & Stroke Foundation

  • Organizing Committee, 2006 & 2007 Annual Golf Tournament

Lung Association

  • Area Coordinator & Volunteer, 1980-2007

University of Alberta Business Alumni Association

  • Past Member, Board of Directors

United Way

  • Past Chair, Employee Campaign
  • Past Account Executive, Investment & Technology Division
  • Past Account Executive, Construction Division