A trusted local law firm in Taber serving clients from Lethbridge to Medicine Hat for over 25 years, Baldry Sugden LLP offers sound legal advice and personalized service. We offer legal assistance pertaining to real estate law including the buying and selling of houses, farms and agricultural land for small and large farm corporations. Our experienced lawyers often deal with mortgages, corporate law, estate planning and administration, general litigation and family law matters.
From the drafting of wills to personal injury and criminal law representation, we provide skilled legal guidance covering a range of practice areas. We have a friendly, small-town approach, but we also work hard to get results in a timely fashion. Book a consultation on any legal matters you need assistance with today.
If you are considering buying or selling real estate, we help you understand all aspects of the process and make sure your interests are protected. We help you with the preparation and registration of easements, covenants, lot subdivisions and consolidations. We offer a variety of real estate services across southern Alberta.
Agricultural Law and Farm Transitions
Farmers, ranchers, and landowners can deal with a variety of complex legal issues. Federal and provincial agricultural law governs how farmers operate their farms. From the sale of farmland to farming corporations to succession planning, we are here to help you through your unique situation.
We provide a wide range of family law services including marriage and cohabitation agreements, separation and divorce agreements, advice regarding the division of family property, assistance with spousal support and child support, child custody and parenting, access and adoption, and divorce. We encourage our clients to settle their family disputes by negotiation and mediation processes rather than going to court. But we also have a lot of experience dealing with both the Provincial Court and Court of Queen’s Bench.
Estate Planning and Probate
We serve you in all aspects of estate planning, including the wills, powers of attorney, and personal directives. We have experience in preparing simple and complex estate plans that provide for peaceful transitions. In the event of death, we assist executors through the complicated probate or administration process.
Corporate and Commercial Law
We regularly advise businesses on the advantages and disadvantages of the number of business structures that exist in Alberta, from proprietorships to general and limited partnerships, to corporations. We are also experienced in advising on corporate reorganizations and estate planning for family businesses, as well as buying and selling a business, whether through the purchase of assets or of company shares.
Civil Litigation and Personal Injury
We effectively represent you in court involving many different issues and disputes. We guide you and represent you through the complicated legal process of the court system. We handle a variety of civil matters, including personal injury law and car accidents, contract disputes, debt collection, defamation, builders’ liens, ownership disputes, and more.
We help you seek compensation for your losses due to various types of accidents. Losses can include medical bills, prescriptions, pain and suffering, income loss, damage to vehicles, and more. Many personal injury cases can be resolved outside the courts. But, there may be times when you need to file a lawsuit to be fully compensated. We assess your unique situation and give you advice on the best way to proceed. We advocate for you with insurance companies while you focus on recovering from your injuries.