Aboriginal and Employment Lawyer Joins MLT

Colleen Verville News Announcement

This post was written prior to our January 2017 merger, under our previous firm name, MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP.

MLT LLP, Western Canada’s Law Firm, is pleased to announce that Colleen Verville has joined our Edmonton office.

Colleen is a prominent practitioner in the Edmonton bar, having 20 years of litigation experience with a diverse practice that includes labour and employment, aboriginal matters, privacy and immigration and human rights. Colleen has significant experience at all levels of the Alberta, NWT and Canadian courts and she has represented clients in alternate dispute resolutions, arbitrations and at tribunals.

“I am delighted that Colleen is joining us,” commented Don Wilson, Managing Partner of MLT. “With her prominent reputation in Alberta, NWT and throughout Western Canada, her skill set as a negotiator and litigator, her expertise in key specialized areas and her strong aboriginal law practice, Colleen will be a significant addition to our team as we continue to add talented lawyers to serve our clients in Western Canada”.

Colleen Verville added, “I joined MLT because of the firm’s full service offering, its Western Canadian regional focus and its expertise-based approach to providing legal advice. In particular, I am excited to join my new colleagues in MLT’s leading aboriginal practice and labour and employment groups. I look forward to continuing and expanding my practice as part of the MLT team”.

About MLT LLP

MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP is an expertise-based, full-service law firm of approximately 145 lawyers serving clients across Western Canada from offices in Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. We have been practicing in the west since 1920 and have in-depth knowledge of the region’s business, legal and political landscapes.


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Caz Baynes
Business Development Manager

(403) 693-4327
cbaynes@mlt.com