Emily Barlas



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Education & Qualifications

  • Saskatchewan Bar (2021)
  • MBA (Saskatchewan, 2021)
  • JD (Saskatchewan, 2020)
  • BA honors (Saskatchewan, 2017)

Emily maintains a general corporate commercial practice in the firm’s Saskatoon office.

Emily maintains a general corporate and commercial law practice focused on private mergers and acquisitions, matters within the resource sector and financing. Her experience also includes assisting on corporate reorganizations, commercial leasing, land purchase/option agreements, and corporate governance. Emily is an MBA graduate from the University of Saskatchewan giving her a wider understanding of the issues corporate clients face.

Prior to law school, Emily completed a Bachelor of Public Administration with high honours from the University of Saskatchewan. During her undergraduate degree, Emily competed on the Huskies Track and Field team and was on the Academic All-Canadian Team.

  • Associate counsel for mining company on $750 million loan renewal and extension
  • Associate counsel for mining company on $450 million loan assignment
  • Vice President of Finance, Law Students Association, University of Saskatchewan (2019-2020)
  • Producer, Legal Follies Association, University of Saskatchewan (2019-2020)
  • Second Year Class & Career Representative, Law Students Association, University of Saskatchewan (2018-2019)
  • Director of Finance, Legal Follies Association, University of Saskatchewan (2018-2019)
  • Board Member, Legal Follies Association, University of Saskatchewan (2017-2018)
  • Aetos Hellenic Greek Dancing Group, Saskatoon Folkfest (Summer 2010-2018)
  • N. Murray Edwards JD/MBA Entrance Award (2018)
  • College of Law James M. Stevenson Entrance Scholarship (2017)
  • College of Arts and Science Interdisciplinary Scholarship (2017)
  • Saskatchewan Innovation and Opportunity Scholarship (2017)
  • University of Saskatchewan Huskie Athletics All Academic First Team (2015, 2016, 2017)
  • Academic All-Canadian Team (2015, 2016, 2017)