We understand our clients' needs by providing advice and information that helps clients feel comfortable and confident in the decisions they make. We want our clients to have peace of mind throughout all aspect of their legal matter.
Sid J. Kobewka offers different ways to meet legal needs. Along with litigation and going to Court, we also specialize in other conflict resolution methods. These include interest-based negotiations, collaborative law, mediation and arbitration.
Whether you are:
Going through a separation or divorce
Buying or selling property
Starting up a business or needing help with corporate matters
Needing a Will, Power of Attorney or Personal Directive
Dealing with a loved one’s estate
In the midst of a personal, family, corporate or commercial dispute.
We understand the stress and uncertainty, when matters in your life need the attention of a qualified and skilled legal professional. We’re here to help, so you can move forward confidently, knowing that your legal matter is being addressed.
To schedule an appointment, please see our Contact tab. We welcome your inquiries and request for our legal or mediation services.
SID J. KOBEWKA
BA, LL.B, LL.M (ADR)
LAWYER & MEDIATOR
Sid has practiced law for 40 years assists clients with a variety of legal matters. He has a particular interest in helping clients reach agreements and settlements that best meet their needs and that promote healthy relationships with their family members and business partners.
Sid received a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Alberta in 1975 and completed a Law degree from the same university in 1981. He has a general practice of law and has extensive experience with litigation, family law, personal injury, real estate and corporate and commercial law.
In 2009 Sid received a Master’s of Law in Alternative Dispute Resolution from Osgoode Hall at York University in Toronto. Sid is a Registered Collaborative Family Lawyer and his education has helped him become an effective negotiator in court and mediation. Sid advocates for his clients and gives them the knowledge and guidance they need to have confidence in their decisions.
Sid is a member of a number of the following associations in Alberta:
Member and Past Chair of the Canadian Bar Association Wills and Estates subsection
Member and Past Chair of the Edmonton Collaborative Family Law Association
Provincial Court Civil Division Mediator
Member of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals
Child Support Resolution Officer
Sessional Lecturer at the University of Alberta teaching Mediation Advocacy
Collaborative Family Law & Mediation
Mediation & Arbitration
Will & Estate Planning
Administration of Estates
Osgood Hall Law School (York University)
Master's of Law (LLM), Alternative Dispute Resolution, 2009
University of Alberta
Bachelor of Law (LLB), 1981
Bachelor of Arts (BA), Psychology, 1975
Law Society of Alberta (Active Member), 1982
MEMBERSHIPS / AFFILIATIONS
International Academy of Collaborative
Collaborative Divorce Alberta Association (CDAA)
Association of Collaborative Family Law Professionals (Edmonton)
Registered Collaborative Family Lawyer
Corporate, Wills and Estate Administration
Family law, Real Estate and Civil Litigation