Best Wishes to Stephanie Bachelet

After 8 dedicated years with the firm, Stephanie Bachelet has decided to continue her career with the Canadian Armed Forces’ Judge Advocate General office.  We wish Stephanie every success in this new and exciting direction.

We Are Pleased to Announce that Herman Jhangri Has Joined Our Firm Effective June 1, 2021

Herman is a 2016 graduate of the University of Saskatchewan College of Law and was called to the bar in Alberta in 2017. A lifelong Edmontonian, Herman is a key addition to our team and will support all of our firm’s practice areas. We are especially proud that Herman has shown his commitment to the community through extensive volunteering.

Congrats to Shayla Thomas on Passing the CORES lll Exam

Congratulations to Rackel Belzil’s own Shayla Thomas! Shayla passed the grueling CORES III exam on May 6, 2021 and is now qualified to handle the highest level of Alberta’s Corporate Registry services.

We are proud of Shayla's effort and accomplishment, and happy to now offer a wider range of Corporate services to our clients.

Phil Lefebvre, KC

Retirement of Phil Lefebvre, KC

It is with mixed feelings of sadness and well wishes that we announce Philippe Lefebvre's retirement effective April 1, 2020.  Called to the Alberta Bar in 1979, Phil has practiced law for 41 years in Edmonton, the last 8 years with Rackel Belzil LLP.  He will be truly missed by his co-workers, clients, and the many, many friends he has made during his distinguished career. Phil goes out in style since he was recently honoured by the Province of Alberta with the award of Queen’s Counsel, a distinction given to members of the legal community who, by their careers, have made a particular contribution to the legal profession.

The lawyers and staff at Rackel Belzil LLP are pleased to provide seamless continuity of service for Phil’s many clients and friends in the community.  Please contact Anna-May Choles (Partner) if you require service at or 780 392 3337.

We congratulate Phil on his long and distinguished career and wish him all the best in this new chapter of his life.

Rackel Belzil LLP

Anna-May I. Choles

We are pleased to announce, effective January 1, 2020, Anna-May Choles has become a partner with Rackel Belzil LLP.  After being called to the Alberta Bar in 2012, Anna-May gained experience advising clients in Wills and Estates, Real Estate, and Corporate Commercial law before joining Rackel Belzil LLP in 2015.   In her new role, Anna-May will continue to bring a team approach in delivering practical experience and excellent service to our clients.