Kaila Eadie, Associate

Kaila Eadie

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Kaila is an associate at JSS Barristers, with a practice focusing exclusively on civil litigation and advocacy. She joined the firm as an articling student in 2016, and was called to the Alberta Bar in 2017.

Kaila's experience spans many areas of litigation, including corporate and commercial disputes, employment matters, defamation, professional negligence, and corporate and personal bankruptcy. She has appeared before the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench, Alberta Provincial Court, the Alberta Securities Commission, and the Social Security Tribunal of Canada, and has experience in mediations and international commercial arbitrations.

Kaila obtained her JD from the University of Alberta, with Distinction, in 2016. While in law school, Kaila worked as a research assistant for Professor Bruce Ziff, and competed nationally in the University of Alberta's competitive mooting program. Kaila also worked as a summer student at the Edmonton Community Legal Centre, where she honed her advocacy skills representing clients with employment, landlord/tenant, and social benefit issues at Provincial Court and before administrative tribunals.

Prior to law school, Kaila obtained her Bachelor of Arts (Honours) from Queen's University.

Kaila is a member of the Law Society of Alberta, the Canadian Bar Association, the Advocates' Society, and the Association of Women Lawyers. She is an active volunteer with Calgary Legal Guidance, Pro Bono Law Alberta, and the Women's Centre of Calgary.