RMRF is a progressive Edmonton-based law firm that has met the challenging legal needs of businesses, public bodies and individual clients since 1915.

RMRF believes that in addition to providing legal services of the highest quality, we must also be contributors to the advancement of the law profession, the enhancement of society, and the education of the next generation of legal professionals. We uphold these beliefs in all that we do.

Serving Our Communities

Our commitment to the enhancement of society can be seen in the variety of ways we volunteer our time, energy and skills to support the communities to which we belong.

Community service is an integral part of the ethos of RMRF. We live this ethos by participating in fundraisers for various causes, serving on boards for not-for-profit groups and professional associations, and undertaking pro bono work on deserving cases.

We have a strong reputation in the legal community for teaching to the profession. Several of our members have taught or teach law subjects at various post-secondary institutions, and we have always paid great attention to the quality of the training we provide to articling students.

Our lawyers also speak regularly to professional and business audiences at conferences and other events to help them gain a better understanding of legal topics concerning them.

An ongoing list of our activities in support of our community can be found on our News & Events page.

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Our lawyers strive to be the best in their respective practice areas, and it shows. Over the years, members of our team have been recognized through means such as judicial appointments to courts, positions with agencies that provide leadership to the legal profession itself, and awards from peer associations.

Counsel: Denis Noel, Douglas Stollery, and William Barclay

Internally, we recognize the leadership of Denis Noel, Douglas Stollery, and William Barclay, and are honoured to have them a part of our RMRF team as Counsel. All practised law at RMRF and have had prestigious legal careers. They are now at the firm as advisors and consultants for our lawyers and articling students.

Appointments to Courts

Past members of RMRF have been appointed judges in the following courts:

  • Provincial Court of Alberta
  • Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta
  • Court of Appeal of Alberta
  • Supreme Court of the Northwest Territories
  • Supreme Court of Canada

Support and Leadership for Law Agencies

Several of our members have provided support and leadership to agencies that provide leadership to the legal profession itself. These agencies include:

  • Alberta Law Reform Institute
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Legal Education Society of Alberta
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice

Awards and Recognition

Many peer associations and other organizations have honoured our lawyers with awards and other forms of recognition. Examples of these organizations are as follows:

  • Best Lawyers in Canada
  • Best Lawyers International
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian College of Construction Lawyers
  • Canadian General Counsel Awards
  • Edmonton Bar Association
  • International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers
  • International Who’s Who of Construction Lawyers

An ongoing list of achievements can be found in our News section

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A Proud Heritage

For RMRF, our efforts in providing legal services of the highest quality is not just a priority — it is a tradition. We have represented clients with a broad range of needs for over 100 years, and we have adapted to a changing legal landscape to ensure that we continue to meet our quality standards.

Our History

Interested in Joining Our Team?

People are the foundation of all great organizations, which is why we are always open to receiving expressions of interest from exemplary professionals of all levels. Find our more about the career opportunities we have available.

Career Opportunities