Emem K. Madu
Emem is a lawyer who is passionately committed to the best interest of her clients. She graduated as her University class silver medalist in 2002 and with First Class Honors degree from the Nigerian Law School in 2003. She has received several national and international awards and scholarships, including the Alberta Law Foundation scholarship and the Delta Kappa International Student Awards.

In the course of her legal career, Emem has acquired a wide range of legal expertise. She was a Junior Research Fellow at the Faculty of Law, University of Lagos, Nigeria. She also worked briefly as an associate counsel in the law firm of Aluko and Oyebode, a commercial law firm based in Lagos. Upon completion of her Master of Laws (LLM) Program at the University of Alberta, Emem has worked as a Research Lawyer for Brownlee LLP, Alberta Justice, and in the Regulatory Compliance department of ATB Financial.

During her articling year, Emem worked with Wood Law office, a firm with a strong criminal law and litigation focus, and spent most of her time in court defending her clients, writing briefs and submissions. A pleasant disposition coupled with an ability to achieve results makes her a favorite among her clients. Emem is a people person, and in her chosen areas of practice she is committed to making a difference in the lives of her clients through her legal services.

In her spare time, Emem enjoys listening to music, reading novels, and spending time with her family and friends.

2007   LL.M University of Alberta
2003   B.L (First Class Honors) Nigerian Law School
2002   LL.B (With Honors) University of Lagos

Professional Associations and Affiliations

- Member, Law Society of Alberta
- Member, Canadian Bar Association
- Member, Criminal Trial Lawyers Association
- Member, Nigerian Bar Association (inactive)

We promise exceptional client servicesĀ in the following areas of law:

  • Criminal law
  • Regulatory offences
  • Family law
  • Civil litigation
  • Residential Real Estate
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Labour & Employment Law
  • Estate Planning & Administration
  • Corporate & Commercial Law
  • Child welfare
  • International law
  • Immigration and refugee law, including Temporary Foreign Workers (TFWs) issues
Abraham Holmes