TERRAH A. SMITH

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Terrah A. SMith - Foster LLP Calgary Family Lawyers

TERRAH’S SKILLS

Family Mediation

CONTACT INFORMATION

Phone: 403.261.8471
Email: tasmith@fosterllp.ca

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TERRAH A. SMITH

Terrah Smith specializes in family law and divorce proceedings.  She obtained her law degree at Western University. While attending law school, Terrah ran the Family Law Program at the London courthouse in Ontario for 2 years.  She also worked as a research assistant specializing in domestic violence issues, acted as co-President of the Gender and the Law Society, and edited the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts newsletter. Terrah was called to the bar in Ontario in 2014.  Prior to being called to the bar, she worked at the Family Law Group, a boutique family law firm.

Terrah transferred her practice to Alberta in January 2015. Her main interest is in parenting matters but she has experience dealing with a range of issues.  She currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Brenda Strafford Society and volunteers at their legal clinic.  She also volunteers her time with Calgary Legal Guidance.  Terrah has won the Morris Knoll Memorial Award for advocating access to justice, as well as the Criminal Lawyers’ Associate Prize.  She completed her undergraduate degree in Humanities at Carleton University, where she sat on the Honour Roll.

Terrah is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, Calgary Bar Association, Law Society of Alberta, and Ontario Bar Association.

LAW PRACTICE

  • Family Law

MEMBERSHIPS

  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association

AWARDS

  • Morris Knoll Memorial Award
  • Criminal Lawyers’ Associate Prize

EDUCATION

  • University of Western Ontario, Juris Doctor
  • Carleton University, Bachelor of Humanities

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

  • Calgary Legal Guidance
  • Brenda Strafford Society