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SCOT D. E.

Menzies


As a partner and co-founder of WK Family Lawyers, Scot guides his clients through difficult times towards individually-suited resolutions. Utilizing both litigation and collaborative law, Scot emphasizes a co-operative and amicable approach to family legal matters. Scot maintains a litigation practice, as well, and has appeared at all levels of court in Alberta.

 

Called to the Alberta Bar in 2000, Scot began his career as a general civil and commercial litigator, but devoted his practice exclusively to family law in 2003. Prior to forming WK Family Lawyers, Scot was a partner at Soby Boyden Lenz. Scot earned his B. Sc. in Cellular, Molecular and Microbial Biology from the University of Calgary in 1996 and his LL.B from the University of Alberta in 1999.


down arrow Professional Contributions
  • Bar Admission Course (Instructor, Chambers Advocacy & Interviews/Counselling)
  • Legal Education Society (Lecturer, 2015 and 2016)
  • Civil Trial Lawyers Association (Lecturer, 2013)
  • National Family Law Program (Lecturer, 2010)
  • Family Law for Legal Support Staff (Lecturer, 2009)
  • University of Calgary Faculty of Law (Sessional Instructor)
down arrow Professional Associations
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Calgary Bar Associations
down arrow Community Work
  • CBA, Family Law sub section, Executive Committee (elected 2009, Chair 2014/2015
  • Dispute Resolution Officer, Court of Queen’s Bench (2009 – Present)
  • Canadian Bar Association, Law Day Committee (previous)
  • Soccer Coach, Triwood Community Association (previous)

Scot

(403) 930-5756

Legal Assistant:
Lena McGuire
(403) 930-5766
lmcguire@wkfamilylawyers.com