MLT Aikins is pleased to welcome three new associate lawyers to the firm’s offices.
Ashley Ragan joins the corporate/commercial team in Edmonton. Jianna Rieder and Shawna Sparrow join the Regina office upon completing their respective clerkships at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal and receiving their calls to the Saskatchewan Bar.
Ashley practises in the area of corporate/commercial law including real estate, licensing and franchising. She also has experience advising on cannabis law matters.
Jianna obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Saskatchewan College of Law in 2019. She was called to the Saskatchewan Bar in 2020. During law school she was the Managing Editor of the Saskatchewan Law Review. She completed her articles at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeals in Regina as a law clerk working for Honourable Justices Caldwell, Whitmore and Tholl.
Shawna has particular interest in the areas of civil litigation, privacy & freedom of information, and criminal law & regulatory offences.
Shawna obtained her Juris Doctor from the University of Saskatchewan College of Law in 2019. She completed a clerkship at the Saskatchewan Court of Appeal for her articling year where she was responsible for preparing research memos and summaries of upcoming criminal appeals.
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.