MLT Aikins congratulates Evan Halbert and Dan Shapiro on their calls to the Bar of Alberta on July 19 and 20, respectively. We are pleased to welcome them as associates in the firm’s Edmonton and Calgary offices.
Evan Halbert is an associate lawyer in the firm’s Edmonton office carrying on a general corporate practice. Prior to joining MLT Aikins, Evan completed his JD with distinction at the University of Alberta. His educational background also includes a degree in environmental studies and a diploma in ecosystem management. He also spent time working as an ESL instructor in South Korea.
Calgary lawyer Dan Shapiro practises commercial litigation, with a focus on construction and insurance disputes, and labour and employment law. He assists employers with preventive employment practices and defending claims relating to severance obligations, dismissal and human rights. Before law school, Dan’s diverse career path included research work on governance, human rights and civil liberties; teaching university-level philosophy; and earning his Red Seal as a Journeyman Cook.
A spirit of hard work, determination and an ability to produce results is what built the Canadian West over the last 150 years, and it’s what fuels us today. With offices in Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver, MLT Aikins has the bench strength and geographic scope to meet the increasingly complex needs of clients. We are proud to be Western Canada’s law firm.