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Call us:  403.265.7777

Aaron D. Martens, Q.C.

Partner

Aaron is a family law practitioner, mediator, arbitrator and Registered Collaborative Family Lawyer. He joined Dunphy Best Blocksom in 1998 and is a partner in the firm.

Aaron’s experience in family law matters includes being counsel on a wide variety of family and special chambers applications. He has represented clients in trials at Provincial Court and the Court of Queen’s Bench, and has made appearances at the Court of Appeal of Alberta. Aaron also does adoption work.

Aaron has also conducted numerous mediations and arbitrations in family law matters.

He is the Past-Chair (2010) of the Canadian Bar Association’s Family Law Section for Southern Alberta and sat on the Executive of this Committee from 2003 until 2010.

Aaron has been a guest lecturer at the University of Calgary Law School and has lectured on family law Issues in Calgary high schools, published papers and chaired panels on family law issues for the Legal Education Society of Alberta. He taught the Bar Admission Course (now CPLED) for the Legal Education Society of Alberta from 2002 to 2017.

Aaron sat on the Board of Directors for the Legal Education Society of Alberta until 2020 and was Chair of the Executive Committee from 2016 – 2018. He has been a Dispute Resolution Officer since 2009, assisting people with family law issues at the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta and the Provincial Court of Alberta – Family Division.

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Aaron D. Martens, Q.C.

Partner

  • Family Law
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration
  • Collaborative Law
  • Adoption

Aaron D. Martens, Q.C.

Partner

  • Member, Association of Family and Conciliation Courts – Alberta Chapter
  • Member, Association of Collaborative Family Lawyers
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association

Aaron D. Martens, Q.C.

Partner

Martens, A. “Crusading for the Holy Grail: obtaining timely disclosure from your clients and the opposing party”. Financial Disclosure in Family Law Matters. Legal Education Society of Alberta. 2016.

Martens, A. “Determining income”. Child Support Fundamentals. Legal Education Society of Alberta. 2012.

Martens, A. Income determination for support purposes. Legal Education Society of Alberta. 2010

Martens, A. “Client relations”. Family Law for Legal Support Staff. Legal Education Society of Alberta. 2003.

Contact Aaron

403.750.1127
martens@dbblaw.com
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Contact Assistant

Danielle Villeneuve
403.750.1152
villeneuve@dbblaw.com

Education

University of Alberta, LL.B, 1994 University of Calgary, B.SC. in Psychology (With Distinction), 1990

Called to the Bar

Alberta - 1995