Curtis LeGeyt

Curtis LeGeyt

Lawyer - Wise Scheible Barkauskas

Calgary, AB
Family Law

Curtis LeGeyt still remembers the exact moment he decided to pursue a career in law. At the age of seven, police caught him, and his friend engraving their names into a wall and asked them to perform community service as reparation.
Gilliana (Jill) Shiskin

Gilliana (Jill) Shiskin

Lawyer/Sole Practitioner/“Partner” - Craig Hooker Shiskin Criminal Defence

Calgary, Alberta
Criminal Law

When Jill Shiskin was in law school, if you’d told her she would become a happy and successful criminal lawyer, she never would have believed it. Jill entered law school in her late 30s with the goal of working in-house in oil & gas, or in employment and human rights law, or in regulatory law – or really in any area of law other than family or criminal law.
Tiana Knight

Tiana Knight

Lawyer/Founder - Knight Molloy Patrick LLP

Calgary, Alberta
Access to Justice

Average is not a word that describes Tiana Knight or her legal career. An avid mystery book reader from a young age, Tiana was hooked on the legal world early. At seven, she knew she wanted to be a lawyer.
Laura Comfort

Laura Comfort

Personal Injury Lawyer - Cuming & Gillespie

Calgary, Alberta

When your personal injury lawyer has a background in nursing, kinesiology, and mental health, you know you are in good hands...literally. With a strong interest in science and medicine from a young age, law school was not on Laura Comfort’s radar until later in life.
Pauline Chan

Pauline Chan

Lawyer - Pauline Chan Law

Calgary, Alberta
Corporate Law Employment Law Commercial Law Real Estate Law

Pauline Chan is called to the bar, but also found her calling at the barre, barre fitness classes that is. In the course of a day, Pauline jumps from advising clients on corporate agreements to advising them on building physical strength and pelvic floor awareness.
Sophie Virji

Sophie Virji

Partner - Bennett Jones LLP

Calgary, Alberta
Tax Law

It is often said that the path to success is not a straight line. Although Sophie Virji thought her career path would be straight forward, she temporarily left the practice of law altogether before returning to it and rising to the ranks of Partner.