WELCOME TO KENSIAN & ASSOCIATES...

Where we believe in the power of diversity and inclusivity. Where we put YOU first, in and out of the courtroom.

Where we celebrate all backgrounds, cultures, and languages. We speak Hindi, Punjabi, Urdu, Tagalog, Romanian and English.

Where we service all of your legal needs, including Family Law, Immigration, Real Estate, Wills and Estates, Litigation and Corporate Law.

Where we are DRIVEN to help, COMPASSIONATE at heart, and EXCELLENT in every case.

Meet Julia

JULIA R. IBANESCU, B.A., .J.D. | BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR, MEDIATOR, ARBITRATOR, NOTARY PUBLIC

Julia is a successful Barrister and Solicitor practicing in the areas of Family Law, Civil and Estate Litigation, Wills and Estates, and Real Estate.

Julia was born and raised in Transylvania, Romania, where she successfully completed her Bachelor of Arts with a major in Journalism. After moving to Canada, Julia returned to school in 2013, and obtained her Juris Doctor Degree in Law from the University of Alberta. During her studies, Julia obtained numerous scholarships and awards.

She is a current member of the Canadian Bar Association, the Central Alberta Bar Society, the Central Alberta Association of Collaborative Lawyers, and an active, practicing member of the Law Society of Alberta.

Julia has significant experience and has successfully appeared in the Alberta Court of Justice, Court of King’s Bench of Alberta, the Alberta Court of Appeal, and the Federal Court, numerous times, in various locations across the province.

When not working, Julia enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She loves musical theater, basketball, her puppies, and travelling to the mountains.

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Meet Husnain

HUSNAIN KHAN | BARRISTER AND SOLICITOR, NOTARY PUBLIC

As Kensian & Associates enters a new chapter, we continue to welcome new faces to our team! Meet Husnain Khan – a driven lawyer with a passion for Corporate, Real Estate and Immigration law.

Husnain is part of a team that stands proudly behind every client at Kensian & Associates, always in pursuit of the best outcome for you. Husnain has completed his LLB with Honours and has obtained his LLM in International Business Law. 

Husnain embodies the welcoming environment we strive for at Kensian and Associates, approaching each client with a friendly and supportive attitude. He’s already a part of our family!

“It feels like my new home; I appreciate the support from my new colleagues in settling down.”

When not working, you can find Husnain humming his favourite song “Don’t worry, be happy!”, or in the kitchen – crafting up recipes and experimenting with new flavours!

He is glad to be a part of our team and is grateful for the opportunity to help his clients.

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Meet Akshay

Akshay Arora | B.A., LLB (HONS) | STUDENT AT LAW

Akshay is a hard working, friendly and passionate student-at-law providing exceptional support to Kensian and Associates! He loves working in a team setting and focusing on problem solving.

Akshay speaks English, Urdu, Hindi, and Punjabi, and he has a passion for Real Estate, Family Law, and Immigration Law.

Work done by Akshay and our team of lawyers at Kensian and Associates are key factors behind our ability to provide successful representation of our clients in all levels of court and outside of it.

He has a passion for Real Estate, Family Law, and Immigration Law. Work done by Akshay and our team of lawyers at Kensian and Associates are key factors behind our ability to provide successful representation of our clients in all levels of court and outside of it.

Akshay is glad to be a part of our continued journey at Kensian and Associates!

During his free time, Akshay focuses on self improvement through fitness at the gym, reading books, listening to music, or kicking back with his friends.

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Meet Kathrine

KATHRINE GONZALES | STUDENT AT LAW; B.A. and LLB

Our newest team member joining us this year, Kathrine is an articling-law-student eager to make a difference in the lives of our clients through her work at Kensian and Associates!

Through her calm and understanding approach, Kathrine brings a valuable skillset to our team and we are enjoying getting to know her! During her studies, Kathrine was a consistent government scholar, Dean’s list and academic excellence awardee and also a government scholar for her LLB degree.

Before moving to Canada, Kathrine was an experienced lawyer in the Philippines. She brings with her kindness and compassion, her knowledge and understanding of the culture and the language, and her enthusiasm.

Kathrine loves writing and reading in her spare time, with a preference for novels and fiction writing. Kathrine and her family have made Central Alberta home, and she is eager to assist her new clients in numerous areas of law.

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Meet Angela

ANGELA T. | OFFICE MANAGER

Angela is one of the most familiar faces at Kensian and Associates – we have had the privilege of her support for the past three years! Angela is undoubtedly the lifeblood of our office operations, keeping us running smoothly through a multitude of responsibilities, like accounting, human resources, ordering supplies, scheduling meetings, resolving conflict and maintaining internal communications!

Angela is a professional and meticulous source of stability for the team at Kensian and Associates. She loves having the opportunity to act as a mentor for her colleagues, finding meaning and satisfaction through her network of skilled and compassionate teammates!

When she isn’t holding down the office, Angela spends time with her family and expresses her attention to detail through fiber arts including knitting and crocheting!

SAVANNAH

LEGAL ASSISTANT
Savannah is a dedicated legal assistant with a passion for family law, wills and estates. Savannah loves making a difference for our clients, and the direct connection she has with many of them allows her to understand and translate their needs into solutions through a seamless approach.
As a mother and wife, Savannah loves spending time with her family, exploring the outdoors, and working on arts and crafts!
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TAYLOR

LEGAL ASSISTANT
Taylor is an experienced legal assistant who cares about his clients and always puts them first.
He considers Kensian and Associates a home where kindness, compassion, and understanding prevail, while outside the office, he expresses his creative side through writing, playing video games, and participating in tabletop RPGs with friends.
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HANNAH

LEGAL ASSISTANT
As a new legal assistant on the Kensian team, Hannah dives into her work with care and compassion. She loves interacting with clients and team members, and finds passion in helping families through difficult situations. “Working in Family Law can be heavy on the heart sometimes, but having a team that will support you and help in any way they can, is a blessing!"
Hannah devotes herself to our clients at Kensian and Associates, but she saves her free time for family and friends!
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KIM

ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Kimberlee, our bright and reliable Administrative Assistant brings a ray of sunshine to clients and coworkers alike! She is sweet, kind, and passionate about law. Proud to be part of a client-focused team, Kimberlee is an invaluable member of our close-knit community, where we prioritize understanding our clients' legal matters.
Outside of work, Kim enjoys quality time with her kids and boyfriend, indulging in baking, reading, and movies, and proudly declares herself a major Taylor Swift fan!
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