Talia joined Parlee McLaws in the Calgary office as an associate lawyer in 2014, following the completion of her articles with the firm.

Talia has a general corporate and commercial practice, with a passion for work relating to contracts and operations. She assists clients with share transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance matters, commercial leasing, financing, regulatory compliance and negotiations. Additionally, she has significant expertise in contracts, including in depth experience with commercial leases, service agreements, joint venture agreements, unanimous shareholder agreements, employment agreements, consulting agreements, license agreements, knowledge sharing agreements and many others.

Professional Activities

  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association


  • Dean’s List, 2012-2013
  • Gordon Brown Achievement Award in Oil and Gas Contracts, 2012
  • Alberta Law Foundation Entrance Scholarship, 2010
  • Louise McKinney Scholarship for Academic Excellence, 2009
  • Jason Lang Scholarship, 2008-2010


  • Regular LESA volunteer for the CPLED program and other continuing education courses
  • Volunteers with numerous local efforts including: Habitat for Humanity, Calgary Drop-In-Center and various youth sporting events