About Us


James B. Wilde, B.A. M.A. L.L.B.Jim Wilde

James Wilde was raised on a farm in Southern Alberta.  He studied economics and law obtaining 3 degrees including degrees from the University of Lethbridge and University of Alberta.  Admitted to the Alberta Bar in 1979 he has practiced in Edmonton and Calgary and has been in the Olds- Carstairs area since 1981.  He has appeared as Counsel in all levels of Courts in Alberta.

His focus in recent years has been assisting individuals and families in their day to day legal matters.  These include land and mortgage transactions, advising and helping them plan for the future through Wills, Personal Directives, Powers of Attorney, and other estate planning tools.  Advising and providing services for corporations, small businesses and farmers.  Clients and families are also given assistance with litigation and family law matters.  The focus is on providing prompt, friendly, accurate, and helpful advice and services.

Linda J. Neilson, B.Sc. J.D.Linda Neilson

Linda received her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology from the University of Calgary. After which she lived in Vancouver for 3 years working in the social service sector. Linda then attended law school at the University of Manitoba. She articled at a small general practice firm in Brandon MB and was called to the Manitoba Bar in 2012.  In 2014 Linda was called to the Alberta Bar.

She currently operates a general practice with emphasis on family law, real estate, wills, estates, civil litigation and corporate law.

In her spare time Linda enjoys spending time with her 3 children, her husband and their dog and 2 cats. Linda also enjoys camping, hiking, geocaching and quilting.

Legal Assistants

Laura has over 25 years of experience as a legal assistant in Alberta and focuses on Estate and Family law matters.

Justine has recently joined our team and she does most of the Real Estate and Mortgage work in the Office.

Each assistant has the necessary experience to deal with all matters handled in the office in a prompt, efficient and friendly manner.