May the Enforcement Be with You

Announcing a new LESA program this spring: May the Enforcement Be with You”.

This program is a primer on the law of judgment enforcement in Alberta.

Topics include:

• Registration of Writ of Enforcement (perfection of the writ)
• Garnishee summons
• Questioning in Aid of Enforcement
• Forced sale of land proceedings
• Seizures
• Exemptions
• Fraudulent preferences and priorities
• Bankruptcy/consumer proposals and their effects on unsecured creditors
• Costs


Steven M. Shafir, Witten LLP 

With over 15 years of experience, Steve has represented clients before the Provincial Court of Alberta, Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta, Alberta Court of Appeal and the Nunavut Court of Justice. Steve is a partner acting on behalf of financial institutions and other creditors in debt recovery and realization, including both secured (foreclosure, mortgage enforcement) and unsecured (judgment enforcement) debts. Read more…

Andrea Steen, Witten LLP

Called to the Alberta bar in 2016, the Northwest Territories bar in 2018, and Nunavut bar in 2021, Andrea is a civil litigator, with a focus on debt collection and foreclosures. She has appeared at all levels of Court in Alberta. She is a member of the Witten LLP Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Committee and Articling Committee. Read more…


Date: May 4, 2022

Venue:  LESA’s Program Space | Suite 1401, 10088-102 Avenue 

Time:  12:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Price: $265 + GST

Join us on May the fourth, 2022 for this highly informative and engaging program. Registration is now open for our in-person program in Edmonton. Or, register for the livestream format.

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