L. James Thornborough, Q.C.

Partner

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James is a cornerstone here at Thornborough Smeltz LLP, sharing his 41 years of legal experience and knowledge with the team and with our clients.

James practises primarily in the areas of civil litigation including contract disputes, personal injury, employment, and family law. He also has a general practice that includes wills and estates, corporate and real estate law.

With his firm commitment to integrity and the law, James has extensive experience as a litigator representing professionals in disciplinary matters. He was appointed Queen's Counsel by Her Majesty's Lieutenant Governor for Alberta in 2014.

Education

  • University of Manitoba, LL.B., 1973
  • St. John's College, B.A., 1969

Practice Areas

  • Litigation
  • Wills and Estates
  • Real Estate Conveyancing
  • Family Law

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 1985
  • Manitoba 1974

Community Involvement

  • Commissioned Officer Queen's Own Cameron Highlanders of Canada (retd)
  • Past President of Western Manitoba Bar Association
  • Bencher Law Society of Manitoba 1982

Assistant Contact

  • Jenni Mitchell - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Professional Associations

  • Law Society of Alberta
11650 Elbow Drive SW
Calgary, AB, T2W 1S8

Tel: 403.271.3221
Fax: 403.271.6684

info@thornsmeltz.com

Free parking available off 
of Canterbury Drive - behind the building.