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Vancouver Team Moving Effective May 29, 2021

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Effective May 29, 2021, our Vancouver team is relocating to a new address.

Nerland Lindsey LLP Welcomes New Partners

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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 LLP’s Response to COVID-19

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

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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 LLP adds Family Law practice and new partner, Karin Webster

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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,…

Shea Nerland LLP announces a new name, a new look and a new location

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Nerland Lindsey (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan LLP and SNC Law) today introduced our firm's new brand at our new office in downtown Calgary. The rebranding reflects the continued evolution of the firm, as well as our vision for the future.Since the firm's inception in 1990, Nerland Lindsey has been a recognized and lauded leader in legal solutions, both in Calgary and across Canada. Our firm's leaders take pride in the firm's award-winning casework and portfolio of cutting-edge legal solutions, which have continued to evolve as our legal world becomes more advanced. Now, we see a future that is unfolding more rapidly than ever before. In this ever-evolving legal world, where…

Cameron MacCarthy joins Partnership

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Nerland Lindsey LLP (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan LLP) is pleased to announce that Cameron MacCarthy has joined the partnership of the firm. Cameron started with the firm in 2008 as a summer student, completed his articles in 2011 and joined the firm as an associate upon being called to the bar. Cameron practices in our Business Law group with a focus on mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, corporate reorganizations, and corporate finance. Cameron has extensive experience in the negotiation of shareholder agreements, investor rights agreements, advising on corporate governance matters, and assisting clients with other commercial arrangements. In addition to his…

We’re Moving!

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Nerland Lindsey LLP (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan LLP) will be moving to a new office location effective April 25, 2016. Please join us at our new address, located at: 1400, 350 - 7th Ave, Calgary, AB T2P 3N9Our contact numbers will remain the same. For more information, please contact us at 403.299.9600.

Armstrong & Partners joins Shea Nerland LLP

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Lance Armstrong and Sanj Malik, along with their team, run a practice primarily in the areas of tax and corporation/commercial law. “We are very excited about joining with a firm whose principles and culture mirror our own, with practice strengths that are highly complementary. Both firms understand and appreciate the amount of time and dedication that is required by our clients to start and grow a successful business and strive to provide exceptional legal services to support that growth. We share a common goal – to fully support our clients by working closely with them and their advisors to ensure…

Matt Clark Joins Partnership

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Matt has been with the firm since 2002. Matt Clark, LLB, practices in our Tax and Estate Planning Group. He is well versed in all areas of Canadian tax law. Matt also has significant experience in successfully resolving controversies before the Canada Revenue Agency, as well as representing clients before the Tax Court of Canada and the Federal Court of Appeal. About Nerland Lindsey LLP: Nerland Lindsey LLP (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan LLP) is a premier Calgary-based tax and business law firm, helping client with their legal matters since 1990. At Nerland Lindsey we chase the challenging and thrive on…

Deal of the Year Includes Shea Nerland LLP (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan)

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Nerland Lindsey LLP (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan) is pleased to announce that it acted as local counsel in the Province of Alberta in Canada’s 2013 “Deal of the Year” as chosen by Lexpert Magazine. That deal was Sobey’s acquisition of all of the assets of Canada Safeway for a cash purchase price of $5.8 billion, subject to a working capital adjustment, plus the assumption of certain liabilities. Glenn Warkentin, Devin Mylrea and Sarah Thomas of Nerland Lindsey LLP provided commercial real estate and other general corporate and commercial legal advice on the purchase and sale of 28 shopping centres located in…

“Queen’s Counsel” Designation for Shea Nerland LLP Founding Partner

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Nerland Lindsey LLP (formerly Shea Nerland Calnan LLP) is pleased to announce that one of its founding partners, Dennis Nerland, has been chosen for inclusion in a select group of lawyers that will receive the designation of “Queen’s Counsel”.  In making the announcement, the Attorney General for the Province of Alberta stated: “The Queen’s Counsel designation recognizes the exceptional capabilities and talents of this year’s impressive group. These lawyers are a credit to their profession and to their province.” The history of Queen’s Counsel in England dates back to the 16th century. The practice of appointing Queen’s Counsel was continued…