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17th Ave Law Offices

Did you know that 17th Ave is home to more than 6 different law offices, with areas of practice ranging from real estate to immigration? This downtown street may be known for its popular restaurants, local coffee shops and trendy boutiques, but when those ‘adult’ issues come up, here are some of the different law offices that may be able to help you. 

Merah Law Office

Merah Law Office is a full-service law firm located on 17th Ave. Their main focus is Real Estate law, but they also handle personal injury, wills and estates, immigration, civil litigation and family law. They are currently operating at reduced hours due to ongoing COVID restrictions but you can contact them through their website below, where you can also learn more about their areas of practice. 

308 – 1235 17 Ave SW, merahlaw.com


MJ Law Office

Chinyere M. Okonkwo is the principal of MJ Law Office, a 17th Ave law firm dedicated to swift and efficient legal advice for all of their  clients. Their areas of practice include real estate, family law, wills and estates, civil litigation, immigration law and notary services. Head to their website below to get in touch and learn more about how they can assist you. 

Suite 340, 1032-17th Ave SW, mjlawoffice.ca


Sherritt Greene Immigration Law

Sherritt Greene, Barristers & Solicitors was established in 1998, and is Alberta’s largest immigration-exclusive law firm. Their areas of practice include permanent residence, temporary residence, employee foreign workers, refugee protection, immigration litigation and citizenship. Their combined six decades of experience earned them a ranking as one of Canada’s top ten immigration boutique law firms in 2018 and 2015 by Canadian Lawyer Magazine. This renowned law firm’s extensive experience and quality work has earned them a reputation as one the city’s top immigration lawyers. Learn more about the amazing work done by Sherritt Green at their website. 

301 Mount Royal Village, 1550 8th Street SW, sherrittgreene.com

Tawkin Law Offices

Tawkin Law Offices is located on 17th Ave, and deals with personal injury, accidents and disability. Call the number below for more information. 

1538 17 Ave SW, 403-261-7777


Findlay McQuaid Law Firm

Established in 2014 by Dave Findlay, Findlay McQuaid Law Firm is an independent law firm located in downtown Calgary. Their practice areas include family law, adoptions, wills and estates, corporate law, child welfare issues, guardianship and trusteeship applications and real estate. This law firm supports families facing all kinds of issues. You can learn more about their experienced lawyers and areas of practice at their website. 

300, 1550-8th Street SW, findlaymcquaid.com


Neil B. Watson

Whether you are looking to buy or sell your home or property, Neil B. Watson’s 17th Ave law firm has been operating since 1991, and their  principal areas of practice include real estate, wills and estate. Their specific areas of interest include buying a home, selling a home, refinancing and equity takeout, real estate quote request forms, and wills and estate planning. Check them out online  where you can also learn more about the services they offer. 

500, 1135-17th Ave SW, neilbwatson.com


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