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Legal Assistant / Executive Assistant

About Nerland Lindsey LLP: We are a successful, innovative and team-oriented law firm seeking a Legal Assistant / Executive Assistant who will fit well into our dynamic and collaborative culture.  This role will support one partner and one associate in our tax group and perform a wide range of tasks which require strong communication, organization and time management skills.  This full-time permanent role is based in downtown Calgary, and our office is conveniently located on the C-Train line.  Essential Functions: Provide high quality legal administrative support including: drafting correspondence and emails with a high level of attention to detail, professionalism,…
Nerland Lindsey
May 11, 2021
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Corporate Paralegal

About Nerland Lindsey LLP: We are a successful, innovative and team-oriented law firm seeking an experienced Corporate Paralegal who will fit well into our dynamic and collaborative culture.  We will consider candidates with either CORES Level II or III. This role will perform a wide range of tasks which require strong communication, organization and time management skills.  This full-time permanent role is based in downtown Calgary, and our office is conveniently located on the C-Train line. Essential Functions: Update and maintain corporate minute books, files, and corporate database. Draft documents relating to incorporations, organizations, amalgamations, amendments and other reorganizations and…
Nerland Lindsey
May 11, 2021
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Office Administrator

About Nerland Lindsey LLP: We are a successful, innovative and team-oriented law firm seeking an Office Administrator who will fit well into our dynamic and collaborative culture. Reporting to the Chief Operations Officer, this role will perform a wide range of tasks which require strong written and verbal communication, ability to prioritize, and exceptional attention to detail. Essential Functions: Assist COO with administrative functions of HR activities (posting jobs, scheduling interviews). Employee on/offboarding, including organizing training for new employees. Handle all matters related to building/office space administration. Understand the safety objectives of the organization, organize and be part of the…
Nerland Lindsey
May 11, 2021
Tax LawUncategorized

Netflix and Vaping: Budget 2021 Imposes Indirect Tax Measures

In Budget 2021, the Federal Government proposes a wide array of spending programs and few material tax increases for Canadians. While Budget 2021 may not appear to impose significant direct tax increases, in this article we highlight some of the indirect tax measures that could affect Canadians or even non-Canadians who own Canadian real estate. Unproductive Use of Canadian Housing Budget 2021 proposes a new 1% tax on the gross value of Canadian housing owned by non-Canadians considered to be “vacant” or “underused”. This tax will be imposed annually starting in 2022. More details on this new tax will come…
Nerland Lindsey
April 23, 2021
Tax LawUncategorized

Canada’s 2021 Budget: A Sigh of Relief?

In light of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and increased government spending over the last year, tax advisors anticipated that the Federal Government's 2021 budget (Budget 2021) would include significant tax increases aimed at the wealthiest Canadians who should, in the government's view, shoulder the financial burden of the pandemic. Instead, Budget 2021 has taken a less obvious approach to achieving its stated objective of fairness in tax policy, focusing its messaging on new or extended spending measures to provide support for families and businesses affected by the pandemic. In the words of Deputy Prime Minister and federal Finance Minister, Chrystia…
Nerland Lindsey
April 21, 2021
News

Nerland Lindsey LLP Welcomes New Partners

Nerland Lindsey LLP is pleased to announce that Kathryn Tweedie, Shannon Wilson and Sam Khajeei have joined our partnership. 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…
Nerland Lindsey
January 13, 2021
News

Nerland Lindsey LLP’s Response to COVID-19

Nerland Lindsey LLP has been carefully monitoring the continued spread of COVID-19 in Canada and around the world.  We are committed to the health and safety of not only our staff, but also the health and safety of our clients and our community. This is an unprecedented situation and safety will remain our top priority as this situation continues to evolve. Presently our offices are open and functioning with critical staff in the office.  As other organizations have done, we are asking those that can work from home to do so, effective immediately.  We are limiting our in-person meetings, opting…
Nerland Lindsey
March 17, 2020
News

Nerland Lindsey LLP establishes office in Vancouver, BC and adds new partner, Scott A. Murtha

We are excited to announce that Scott Murtha, a corporate and tax lawyer, has joined our firm as partner. Mr. Murtha brings 20 years of experience in the area of corporate and tax law, with a focus on tax planning and corporate transactional advice. Mr. Murtha will lead the establishment of our presence in the Vancouver market. Co-Managing Partner Greg Lindsey commented, “Our firm has been built on a deep commitment to innovation, value-added solutions, independent thought, and exceptional client service. Scott’s skills and experience strengthens Nerland Lindsey’s integrated service offering advising individuals, families, family offices, financial intermediaries, and private…
Nerland Lindsey
February 10, 2020
News

Nerland Lindsey LLP adds Family Law practice and new partner, Karin Webster

Nerland Lindsey LLP is pleased to announce that Karin Webster has joined the partnership of the firm effective July 2, 2019. With the addition of Karin as partner, we are also excited to introduce a family law practice group to the firm, which includes all matters relating to separation and divorce, including complex property division, and the preparation of cohabitation, pre-nuptial, and post-marriage agreements so partners may have certainty in all matters relating to their personal and business relationships. Karin obtained her LLB from Dalhousie University (Halifax, Canada) in 2006, after earning her B.Com (with Distinction) from McGill University (Montreal,…
Nerland Lindsey
July 25, 2019