Kathryn Tweedie joined the firm on September 1, 2020 and brings 16 years of experience to our family law practice. Prior to joining Nerland Lindsey, Kathryn spent 15 years at Vogel LLP as a partner in their family law group. Kathryn has extensive experience in resolving parenting, support and property division issues associated with relationship breakdown, separation and divorce, as well as in negotiating and preparing pre-nuptial, marriage and cohabitation agreements. Kathryn is also a Mediator and Registered Collaborative Professional.
Effective January 1, 2021, senior associates Shannon Wilson and Sam Khajeei joined the partnership. Shannon and Sam have been associates with Nerland Lindsey since 2014 and 2018, respectively. In addition to leading the firm’s franchising practice, Sam assists clients with a wide range of business law matters including both public and private M&A and financing transactions and the negotiation of complex commercial contracts. Shannon leads the firm’s employment law practice, advising owners, management teams, executives, and employees on a wide-range of employment and personnel issues including recruiting, hiring, discipline, terminations, and employment and labour standards. Shannon is also the firm’s Director of Legal Talent and is responsible for the identification, development, and retention of our legal professionals and advancing the firm’s overall talent management strategy.
“I am pleased to welcome Kathryn, Shannon and Sam into the Nerland Lindsey partnership,” said Cameron MacCarthy, Co-Managing Partner of the firm. “Kathryn adds significant depth and experience to our growing family law group. The family law practice is a critical piece of our exceptional private client service offering, which we will continue to grow in BC and Alberta in 2021. Shannon and Sam are both outstanding lawyers, have shown themselves to be enthusiastic leaders, and are deeply committed to the evolution and success of our platform. We are thrilled to have them join the partnership and we look forward to working with them in their new roles.”
For more information, please contact:
Greg Lindsey, Co-Managing Partner at firstname.lastname@example.org / 403-536-1322.
About Nerland Lindsey LLP:
We are a premier boutique tax, business and family law firm, helping clients with their legal matters since 1990. At Nerland Lindsey we are deeply committed to challenging the status quo, investing in relationships, and exceeding expectations. We work relentlessly to understand our clients, help them identify opportunities, and obtain results. We create tailored solutions to complex issues, crafted by our skilled partners and associates who practice cross-functionally in unique teams.