LAWYERS & ASSISTANTS



Gary became a member of the Alberta Bar in 1981. His primary areas of practice are Civil, Corporate and Commercial Litigation.

He can be reached at gwanless@chapmanriebeek.com.

Shae assists Gary and can be reached at SPalash@chapmanriebeek.com.




Nancy became a member of the Alberta Bar in 1995. Her primary areas of practice are Municipal Bylaw Prosecution, Estates and Estate Litigation and Real Estate.

She can be reached at nbergstrom@chapmanriebeek.com.

Fran assists Nancy and can be reached at fran@chapmanriebeek.com.




Gaylene became a member of the Alberta Bar in 1999. Her primary area of practice is Family Law.

She can be reached at gbobb@chapmanriebeek.com.

Susan assists Gaylene and can be reached at susan@chapmanriebeek.com.




A partner, Suzanne practices primarily civil litigation, representing multiple large clients including: local municipalities and businesses, airline and construction companies, and other institutional clients, including a faculty association.

Suzanne is actively involved in our community through her volunteering with various not-for-profit societies, either as a board member or service volunteer. 

She is a graduate of the University of Saskatchewan, College of Law. A champion of pro bono causes, Suzanne received the LSA/CBA Distinguished Service Award for Pro Bono Service in 2010, and her Queen’s Counsel designation in 2014.

She can be reached at sas@chapmanriebeek.com.

Eva assists Suzanne and can be reached at ETorres@chapmanriebeek.com.




Tyler became a member of the Alberta Bar in January 2015.  His primary focus is in Civil Litigation with emphasis in Employment Litigation, Debt Collection and Builder’s Liens.

He can be reached at tnightingale@chapmanriebeek.com.

Tara assists Tyler and can be reached at TPollock@chapmanriebeek.com.




After completing her articles with us, Ana was admitted to the Alberta Bar in September 2015 and we are pleased to announce that she is now working with us in the areas of Family Law and Civil Litigation.

Lavonne assists Ana and can be reached at LRamm@chapmanriebeek.com.




Karen came to us after practicing in the UK. She was admitted to the Alberta Bar in December of 2016, and is currently on maternity leave.

She can be reached at khowley@chapmanriebeek.com.




Paula heralds from Calgary and completed her law degree at the University of Alberta. She is currently completing her articles with us to obtain admission to the Alberta Bar.


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