Kenneth J. Proudman, Barrister & Solicitor

Ken Proudman is a partner and experienced family law lawyer at Barr Picard Law, located in Edmonton, Alberta.  His practice focuses primarily upon divorces, separations, and other family law matters involving businesses, farms, self-employment, professional corps, complex property, or tax implications.  He also prepares pre-nuptial agreements.

Ken is also an arbitrator. An arbitrator is an independent decision-maker who each spouse agrees will decide their dispute. Learn more about arbitration in family law at www.DivorceArbitrations.ca

Book an appointment by contacting Ken's Assistant Gerilynn:

As Ken is often fully-booked several days in advance, and unable to immediately return calls/emails, we recommend phoning his assistant to schedule a time to speak.

Ken's strengths:

  1. Negotiation skill: Ken is an experienced and highly-trained negotiator.  He completed Harvard University's Negotiation Master Class in Cambridge.
  2. Knowledgeable and trusted by the legal community: Ken regularly trains other lawyers, is the author of several manuals for lawyers, and teaches LAW599 Advanced Family Law, a course at the University of Alberta Faculty of Law.  He aims to build a respectful and collaborative rapport with other lawyers so that disputes can be resolved more efficienty.
  3. Business knowledge: Ken leads Barr Picard Law's Family Business/Farm Divorce practice group.  Prior to entering law, Ken studied at the UofA's Faculty of Business.  He initially practiced business law, agricultural law, purchases/sales of businesses, and corporate tax reorganizations at an agricultural law firm.  He is now fully-immersed in divorce and family law issues affecting businesses and farms, including family property division and self-employment income calculations for support purposes.
  4. Court experience: Ken has been involved in hundreds of court hearings, and also received additional litigation training through the Advocates' Society's Civil Trial Advocacy College.
  5. Trusted: Ken thoroughly explains his office's policies and billing practices to all new clients.  He is a member of the Better Business Bureau.
  6. Team Approach: At Barr Picard Law, Ken is able to collaborate with business law, real estate, estate, and civil litigation lawyers, to be able to handle complex files which broach multiple areas of law. He is also proud to be part of one of Edmonton's largest teams of family law lawyers.

Ken articled under the mentorship of Mark Tims, QC, and is proud to have also received mentorship from Norm Picard, QC, Marla Miller, QC, Pierre Boileau, QC, and Greg Properzi.

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Ken Proudman, Lawyer

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Book an appointment by contacting Ken's Assistant Gerilynn:

As Ken is often fully-booked several days in advance, and unable to immediately return calls/emails, we recommend phoning his assistant to schedule a time to speak.