Our Team of Lawyers

We live, work, and play in Edmonton, AB and the surrounding areas.
Dan Murphy, Real Estate and Criminal Law
Dan Murphy
Managing Partner - Real Estate, Criminal Law
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Jessica Cartwright - Criminal Associate Lawyer
Jessica Cartwright
Criminal Associate Lawyer
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Omar Aboughauche, Employment and Personal Injury law
Omar Aboughauche
Employment and Personal Injury
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Amanda Elsasser, Paralegal & Office Manager
Amanda Elsasser
Paralegal & Office Manager
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Karim Broodhagen - Family and Criminal Lawyer
Karim Broodhagen
Family and Criminal Lawyer
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Abena Wiafe, Family Law
Abena Wiafe
Family Law
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Yodit Kidane
Criminal Defence & Family Law
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Edmonton Criminal Defence Lawyer Opeyemi Afeni
Opeyemi Afeni
Criminal Defence
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Edmonton Criminal Defence Lawyer Ilse Torres Quezada
Ilse Torres Quezada
Criminal Defence
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Our Legal Practice Areas

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Criminal Defence

MD Criminal Defence lawyers offer experienced legal representation for all types of criminal charges in Edmonton. Our team has represented both the prosecution and the defence, giving us the advantage in pursuing your legal interests and ensuring your rights are forcefully protected.

Employment Law

Our Edmonton employment lawyers mainly assists individuals whereas a labour lawyer primarily deals with unionized employees. Our Employment lawyers help their clients with understanding, advising, and litigating work-related issues in the workplace

Family Law

The first step is always the hardest when tackling a family issue. We offer a fixed fee first meeting to spend time with you, listening to your concerns, and offering tailored advice. We can also assess your eligibility for Legal Aid .

Immigration To Mexico

If you're looking to become a temporary or permanent resident of Mexico, it's important to understand the requirements and regulations set by Mexican immigration law. This includes understanding the visa categories available, establishing your eligibility for one, and filing all necessary paperwork before entering Mexico.

Motor Vehicle Accidents

Our experience with previous case law, provincial legislation, insurance regulations, the legal value of personal injuries, settlement timelines, investigation protocols, and other legal nuances, puts us in the driver seat when it comes to negotiating a fair settlement with multi-million-dollar insurance companies on your behalf.

Personal Injury

There are often peripheral repercussions of your accident that you may not have considered dealing with until an experienced personal injury lawyer brings them to your attention. If unanticipated considerations go unaddressed, you’ll likely not get another chance to seek compensation in the future.

Real Estate Law

Dealing with real estate can be tricky, but it doesn’t have to be! Let us relieve you of all the pressures of home purchasing, selling, and refinancing semantics by putting your trust in our Edmonton MD Real Estate lawyers.

What Our Clients Say About Us...

Hear from some local people we've been able to help.
Lawyers Edmonton AB
Positive: Professionalism , Quality , Responsiveness , Value I am so grateful, Thank you Jessica Cartwright for all the hard work and energy you put into what you do best. She is professional, with great communication with her clients. Highly recommend her!.
Felipe Bachez
11 months ago
Positive: Professionalism , Quality When I was going through one of the most difficult times of my life, they helped me get past it by giving me great advice and assisted me with the best defense I could possibly have. I would highly recommend them if you are also going through a hard time.
Bad Man Skill
a year ago
So happy with my turn out, had my case dropped completely. If you need criminal representation they’re the team to see. Thanks so much for your help
brittney lucas
a year ago

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Recent Law Articles

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Parenting After an Emergency Protection Order

Parenting After an Emergency Protection Order

With the implementation of the Protection Against Family Violence Act in Alberta, Emergency Protection Orders (“EPO’s”) have unfortunately become all too common in the family law world. Often, clients come to MD Law Group after an EPO has been granted against them and they are distraught because they are no longer able to see their child(ren).
Divorced with Children: What to Do During Summer Break?

Divorced with Children: What to Do During Summer Break?

hen it comes to planning for the summer, divorced parents must become creative and consider each parent's situation. One strategy is to alternate weeks between both parents, allowing kids to spend equal amounts of time with each during summer break. This could mean that one parent gets their week when the other has work or other commitments they need to attend to.
Family Mediation And The The Division Of Assets

Family Mediation And The The Division Of Assets

Another important question to consider is how the division of assets will be handled. In many cases, couples can agree on who gets what without too much difficulty, but it's not always easy! Even small items like furniture and appliances can cause a great deal of dispute between parties during a divorce.
Effects of Divorce on School Aged Children

Effects of Divorce on School Aged Children

This is just one of the many examples of how divorce affects children. Children who experience parental divorce go through a range of emotions such as sadness, disappointment, confusion, and fear. They can also feel isolated, insecure, and angry. Divorce can have a significant psychological impact on kids that often carries over into adulthood.
What Is The Safe Roads Initiative In Alberta

What Is The Safe Roads Initiative In Alberta

The SafeRoads initiative is one of the most significant changes to Alberta’s impaired driving laws since the introduction of ‘check stops’ in 2000. As part of its responsibilities, SafeRoads has the power to issue administrative penalties rather than prosecuting impaired driving offenses through criminal courts.
Fresh Evidence Through A Private Investigator

Fresh Evidence Through A Private Investigator

Fresh evidence on appeal, as it suggests, implies new evidence that was not brought before the trial court. Consequently, the applicant seeks to use it at the appeal court. Appeals are generally decided based on the records from the court below and the arguments of counsel, not new trial.