Careers

Legal Assistant – Corporate/Securities

About Nerland Lindsey LLP: We are an innovative and team-oriented law firm seeking a Legal Assistant who will fit well into our dynamic and collaborative culture.  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: Provide full scope legal administrative support such as document preparation, drafting letters, client correspondence, and preparing closing books Proofread, edit and format complex Microsoft Word documents, including use of advanced functionality (e.g. Track Changes, Table…
Nerland Lindsey
July 12, 2021
News

Nerland Lindsey Welcomes New Lawyers

Nerland Lindsey LLP is pleased to announce the addition of Judd Blitt and Henry Villanueva to our team of legal professionals in Calgary. Judd Blitt (Bar Call 2009) Judd, an experienced and respected litigator, supplements and expands our firm’s core legal services with his focus on contentious estate matters and estate litigation. Judd will lead our Estate Litigation practice and is primarily responsible for the growth and development of the group. To learn more about Judd and his experience, click here. “With Judd's addition, we have increased our bench strength and are better positioned to serve the full range of…
Nerland Lindsey
May 13, 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
Events

3 Powerful Ways to Improve Your Marketing Results

As part of Small Business Week, Nerland Lindsey LLP is hosting a business building seminar in partnership with Sunwapta Solutions.The reality is that many small and mid-sized businesses in Calgary are facing tough times. Often marketing and sales budgets are the first to get cut as sales drop. Surviving in business without customers is tough, and the downward spiral continues. Cold calling and hitting up your network over and over can be painful. What if you could build a marketing engine that reliably generates qualified leads that are more likely to turn into great clients? We’ll look at some of…
Nerland Lindsey
October 13, 2016