L.L.B. Dalhousie University, 1987. Called to the Alberta Bar, 1988. Pepperdine School of Law, 2003. Appointed Queen's Counsel, 2005. Chartered Mediator,
ADR Institute Canada, 2009. Charted Arbitrator, ADR Institute Canada, 2014.
Elaine Seifert, Q.C. is a lawyer and specialist in alternative dispute resolution. She has more than 30 years’ experience as a lawyer in family law, civil litigation and alternative dispute resolution and now practices exclusively in the areas of mediation, facilitation, arbitration and conflict management. Her areas of focus include family law, healthcare disputes and small business conflicts.
Elaine is also actively involved the ADR community in Calgary. She is committed to educating the public in the use of conflict resolution processes and regularly presents seminars and trainings on conflict resolution processes for healthcare professions and private groups.