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ABOUT US

Exceptional Representation

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

PROFILE

Sid has practiced law for over 30 years assisting 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 had a strong influence on all areas of his practice. 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

  • Member of the Edmonton Estate Planning Counsel

  • Member of the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyer's Association

  • Child Support Resolution Officer

  • Sessional Lecturer at the University of Alberta teaching Mediation Advocacy​

PRACTICE AREAS

Family Law

Collaborative Family Law & Mediation

Mediation & Arbitration

Will & Estate Planning

Administration of Estates

Litigation

Corporate Law

Real Estate


EDUCATION

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

BAR ADMISSION
Law Society of Alberta (Active Member), 1982

MEMBERSHIPS / AFFILIATIONS

International Academy of Collaborative

Professionals (IACP)

Collaborative Divorce Alberta Association (CDAA)

Association of Collaborative Family Law Professionals (Edmonton)

Registered Collaborative Family Lawyer

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SUPPORT STAFF

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TRUDY 

Legal Assistant

Will & Estates, Corporate Law, Litigation

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ANGELENE

Legal Assistant

Family Law, Mediation, Collaborative

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ERIN

Legal Assistant

Family Law, Mediation, Collaborative