new website on the horizon….

we are very excited to advise that we are in the process of a website rebuild which we hope to launch prior to june 2022. read more →

buy or selling a house?

Why do I Need a Lawyer to Buy or Sell my Home? Buying or selling a home can be daunting but a lawyer can certainly simplify the process and ease your mind.  Wherever you reside in Alberta, be it our local areas of Wetaskiwin, Ponoka, Rimbey, Camrose or others such as Edmonton or Calgary, Sirrs.. read more →

new additions to our team

along with having added Joel N. McClarty as an Associate last fall, we are also very pleased and excited to announce that Kassidy N. Holman and Shadi G. Rahbani have joined our group as Articling Students effective July 2020.  We are very fortunate in that both of these bright, outgoing and dynamic individuals are local.. read more →

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 →