Rupert Joshi


Rupert N. Joshi is a skillful, experienced and effective family lawyer in Calgary with a uniquely focused practice emphasizing comprehensive, compassionate and cutting-edge service. He has over 3 decades of experience in the law.

Any legal issue may be fraught with tension, especially family matters, but even divorce does not need to be emotionally devastating.  Rupert helps individuals navigate complex and delicate matters, always working to minimize stress, strain and costs on families. Establishing a close working relationship with clients, results in strong and effective representation characterised by humanity, caring and understanding.

Taking pride in the quality of work and achieving positive and highly satisfactory results for clients, he provides a commitment to offering each and every client:

  • Personal attention
  • Prompt responses to individual needs and inquiries
  • Thorough and clearly stated explanations of options
  • Creative solutions to difficult and complex problems
  • An extensive menu of legal processes, including litigation, negotiation, mediation and arbitration

Rupert is a Fellow of the International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL).

IAFL is a worldwide Association of practicing lawyers who are recognized by their peers as the most experienced and skilled Family Law specialists in their respective countries.

Law Practice

  • Divorce
  • Prenuptial & Postnuptial Agreements
  • Mediation/Arbitration
  • Matrimonial Property Division
  • International Family Law/Hague Convention
  • Mobility/Relocation
  • Child Custody & Access
  • Spousal Support & Interdependent Adult Support
  • Child Support
  • Representation of Children
  • Child Welfare
  • Common-Law Relationships


  • Law Society of Alberta (since 1986)
  • Calgary Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Advocate’s Society
  • Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association
  • Criminal Defence Lawyers Association
  • International Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers (Canadian Chapter)
  • Alberta Lawyers’ Assistance Society (ASSIST)
  • Legal Representation for Children & Youth
  • Association of Family Conciliation Courts (A.F.C.C.)
  • International Academy of Family Lawyers (IAFL)


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.), University of Ottawa, 1985
  • B.Sc. (Psychology), University of Calgary, 1982
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