A creative and perceptive strategist, Petrina is well-suited to litigation. Clients find her knack for seeing around corners to anticipate problems and ability to tackle arguments from all angles truly invaluable.
Petrina’s practice focuses on insurance defence litigation. She has spent much of her career on the other side of the litigation table, representing plaintiffs in personal injury claims. Petrina draws on that experience to offer insurance companies insightful and strategic representation regarding a variety of matters, through all phases of litigation. Her unique understanding of the Plaintiff’s decision making process allows her to resolve disputes effectively and efficiently.
An accomplished litigator, Petrina has appeared at all levels of court in Alberta and has served as counsel in a number of adversarial court applications. Committed to conserving her clients' resources, Petrina’s focus is on preventing claims from arising where possible, but tenaciously pursuing favourable results in court, when necessary.
Clients trust Petrina to handle their toughest claims. They appreciate her ability to navigate through many layers of complexity to provide sound advice and a clear path forward. Dedicated to building positive relationships, she provides timely reporting and ensures clients are aware of all available options and what to expect.In addition to her practice, Petrina is active in the legal community. She is a member of various professional organizations including the Law Society of Alberta, the Canadian Bar Association, the Calgary Bar Association, the Association of Women Lawyers, and the Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association.