Andrea M. Simmonds – Associate

 

 Andrea Simmonds Andrea joined Shores Jardine LLP in May 2017 after practicing with a leading global firm for several years.  Andrea received her LL.B. from the University of Alberta in 2011 and was admitted to the Law Society of Alberta in 2012.  Prior to attending law school, Andrea received a B.A. from Simon Fraser University in 1999, as well as an M.Ed. from the University of Calgary in 2007, and had a successful career in education.

Andrea’s main areas of practice are municipal law and civil litigation, with particular emphasis on disputes involving land.  She has appeared in all levels of Court in the Province of Alberta, with significant experience in appearing before the Court of Appeal.  Andrea has also represented clients before a number of administrative tribunals, including subdivision and development appeal boards, assessment review boards, expropriation inquiries, the Land Compensation Board and the Surface Rights Board.

Andrea is a regular volunteer with the Edmonton Community Legal Centre.