looking to grow

we have opportunities for associates who are looking to practice in a rural setting which offers both a varied and interesting practice along with an outstanding quality of life.  if interested, contract either partner directly. read more →

sirrs’ history

Our firm has been in existence since 1908 and we have a long and storied history especially in the  Wetaskiwin area.  C.H. Russell, K.C. was our founder with W.H. Odell, Q.C. later joining him as a partner.  When Mr. Russell died in 1952, Mr. Odell took on F.R. MacNaughton as a student, then associate, then.. read more →

we can help on your buy/sell

When Buying or Selling real estate, you should always have a real estate lawyer represent you through the process whether you are a first time buyer or have several purchases or sales under your belt. Even the simplest real estate transaction comes with complicated legal jargon, terms and conditions and the odd ‘glitch’. Although your.. read more →

new is old

“Our youth now love luxury. They have bad manners, contempt for authority; they show disrespect for their elders and love chatter in place of exercise; they no longer rise when elders enter the room; they contradict their parents, chatter before company; gobble up their food and tyrannize their teachers.”  Socrates read more →

why do we fear and resist change?

“when the winds of change blow, some people build walls and others build windmills” chinese proverb read more →

weekly thought

an unexamined life is not worth living – Socrates  read more →

weekly thought:

We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light. –Plato read more →

daily gem:

The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why. –Mark Twain read more →

lest we forget

I am a Canadian, free to speak without fear, free to worship in my own way, free to stand for what I think right, free to oppose what I believe wrong, or free to choose those who shall govern my country. This heritage of freedom I pledge to uphold for myself and all mankind….John Diefenbaker read more →

today’s thought:

‘every strike brings me closer to the next home run’…. babe ruth read more →