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Sheri Ferguson, Partner at DBB

Welcoming our new partners: Ellen Embury and Sheri Ferguson

February 3, 2015 by DBB Law in News

Sheri Ferguson and Ellen Embury have accepted partnerships with Dunphy Best Blocksom LLP as of January 1, 2015.

 

“We are pleased to welcome these talented lawyers into the DBB partnership,” said Jason Wilkins, Managing Partner. “Both Ellen and Sheri have proven their ability to provide excellent legal services to our clients. Our clients and the firm will benefit from their skills, energy and leadership.”

 

Sheri Ferguson, Partner at DBBSheri Ferguson joined Dunphy Best Blocksom in 2011 and has practiced family law exclusively since 2008.

 

Sheri has extensive litigation experience having formerly practiced civil and commercial litigation at large Alberta and national law firms. She has broad court and settlement experience in family law matters including mediations, arbitrations, Judicial Dispute Resolutions and trials at the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench.

 

Sheri is active in her downtown Calgary community and has provided volunteer legal services to a number of local organizations including Calgary Legal Guidance.

 

Ellen Embury, Partner at DBBEllen Embury is the Chair of the firm’s Civil Litigation Practice Group. In 2013, Ellen was counsel to Alberta’s Health Services Preferential Access Inquiry.

 

While Ellen has vast experience in employment law, commercial litigation and disability insurance matters, she has a strong interest and is well-known for her work in reproductive technology law.

 

She has helped hundreds of couples and individuals who wish to become parents, as well as surrogates, with all aspects of surrogacy and fertility law. Ellen works with intended parents, surrogates (gestational carriers), egg and sperm donors. Surrogacy agencies from across Canada often refer their clients to Ellen for assistance with surrogacy legal services in Alberta.