Shelly K. Chamaschuk

Partner, Wills, Estates & Trusts Group Leader

e: schamaschuk@rmrf.com
p: 780.497.3364
f: 780.429.3044

1986 – B. Sc. University of Alberta
2001 – LL.B. University of Alberta
2002 – Admitted to the Alberta Bar

Practice Areas

Commercial, Corporate, Wills, Estates & Trusts

Experience

Shelly’s practice focuses on corporate / commercial matters, business and succession planning, estate planning, including Wills, Enduring Powers of Attorney, Personal Directives, family trusts, and estate administration. She is the firm’s Wills, Estates & Trusts Team Lead.

Prior to entering law, Shelly worked for the Capital Health Authority and was the Regional Coordinator for the Department of Laboratory Medicine. She also worked overseas as a medical laboratory technologist in Saudi Arabia and with a humanitarian aid project in Kyiv, Ukraine.

Associations & Memberships

  • Edmonton Bar Association
  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Committee Member, Advance Care Planning CRIO Program
  • Society of Trust & Estate Practitioners Canada (STEP)
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association, Wills Estates & Trusts Section – Executive Committee

Educational Leadership

  • Presenter, Edmonton Community Foundation
  • Lecturer, Legal Education Society of Alberta
  • Past Presenter, Metro Continuing Education – Edmonton Public Schools

Community Involvement

  • Past President, Youth Empowerment and Support Services (YESS) Board of Directors (2003 – 2012)