Wills & Estate Planning

Nazanin Barhemat : Lawyer

Nazanin Barhemat

Lawyer

Phone: 1-780-474-7777

E-mail: barhemat@merchantlaw.com

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Nazanin is an internationally trained lawyer. She holds bachelor of law from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran. Before immigrating to Canada, she worked in different areas of law including Intellectual Property. After immigration, she studied law at the University of Alberta and received her certificate of qualification form Federation of Law Societies of Canada in 2017. Nazanin articled with a boutique law firm in Edmonton, practicing Immigration and Personal Injury Law.She earned the reputation as a patient and hardworking lawyer, and her caring personality assuages the legal process for clients.

Nazanin was called to the Bar in May 2019, and started her practice focusing on Immigration, Personal Injury, Real Estate and Wills with Merchant Law Group LLP shortly thereafter. She is fluent in Farsi (Persian) and Dari.

Farsi, English

Baid Vimal : Lawyer

Baid Vimal

Lawyer

Phone: 403-237-7777

E-mail: vbaid@merchantlaw.com

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Brar Iqbal S. : Lawyer

Brar Iqbal S.

Lawyer

Phone: 1-888-567-7777

E-mail: ibrar@merchantlaw.com

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Chabanole Henri P. V. : Lawyer

Chabanole Henri P. V.

Lawyer

Phone: 306-359-7777

E-mail: henri@merchantlaw.com

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Filyk Drew R. : Lawyer

Filyk Drew R.

Lawyer

Phone: 306-359-7777

E-mail: dfilyk@merchantlaw.com

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Heinrichs Gerald : Lawyer

Heinrichs Gerald

Lawyer

Phone: 306-359-7777

E-mail: gheinrichs@merchantlaw.com

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Preferred Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Civil Litigation
  • Family Law
  • Foreign Corporations
  • Labour Disputes
  • Personal Injury
  • Real Estate (sales & transfers)
  • Wills & Estates

Professional Activities

  • Secretary and Bulletin Editor of Industrial Parks Rotary Club, Regina, Saskatchewan
  • Former Chair of Amnesty International, Regina, Saskatchewan (three terms)
  • Extensive practice throughout Saskatchewan; North Battleford, Saskatoon, Moose Jaw, and Regina
  • Numerous reported legal decisions in Civil Litigation
  • Saskatchewan Coordinator for Canadian Lawyers Network (CLN)
  • Registered solicitor with Canadian Auto Workers Union, Federal Labour Arbitration Panel, Law Protector, and Law Phone

Background

  • LL.B., University of Alberta, 1987
  • Law School, Queen's University, 1986-87
  • Special Student Membership, University of London, UK, 1986
  • B.A. (Distinction), University of Saskatchewan, 1984

Bar Admissions

Called to the Bar, Saskatchewan, 1988

Memberships

  • Association of Trial Lawyers of America
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Saskatchewan

Publications

Author of over 30 published works

Rosenbaum Norman S : Lawyer

Rosenbaum Norman S

Lawyer

Phone: 204-896-7777

E-mail: nrosenbaum@merchantlaw.com

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Shulman Anna : Lawyer

Shulman Anna

Lawyer

Phone: 780-474-7777

E-mail: ashulman@merchantlaw.com

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Areas of Practice

  • Wills and Estates
    • estate planning
    • wills preparation
    • enduring Power of Attorneys and Personal Directive
    • court applications for Grants of Probate and Grants of Administration
  • Family Law
    • separation/divorce
    • property division
    • spousal support
    • child custody/support
  • Business Law
    • incorporation of small companies and purchases/sales of assets/companies
  • Adult Trusteeship and Guardianship
    • initial Trustee and Guardian applications
    • reviews of existing Orders
    • passing of accounts under the Adult Guardianship and Trusteeship Act of Alberta
  • Real Estate Law
    • purchases/sales
    • mortgages
    • refinancing

Professional Activities

  • Trained family mediator, helping clients resolve family conflicts.
  • In the process of acquiring the qualification required for a collaborative family practice.

Background

  • LL.B., University of Alberta
  • B.A. Russian Literature and Psychology, University of Alberta

Bar Admissions

Called to the Bar, Alberta, 2005

Languages

  • Russian
  • Serbo-Croatian (understanding)
  • Ukrainian
Tibbs Anthony : Lawyer

Tibbs Anthony

Lawyer

Phone: 514-248-7777

E-mail: atibbs@merchantlaw.com

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Karolee Zawislak : Lawyer

Karolee Zawislak

Lawyer

Phone: 306 359-7777

E-mail: kzawislak@merchantlaw.com

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