Michael C. Birdsell

Q.C., COUNSEL, B. COMM (1976), LLB (1980)

Michael Birdsell is the founding member of Birdsell Grant LLP. He earned his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary in 1976, followed by his Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta in 1980. In 1984, three years after being called to the Bar, he founded the firm that would become Birdsell Grant LLP when his former classmate, Alastair Grant, joined as a partner. Mike was a Partner at the firm for thirty years, from 1984 to 2014. Since 2015 he has continued to provide guidance and support to the lawyers of Birdsell Grant in his role as Counsel.

He has limited involvement in active day-to-day client matters, primarily working on special projects, estates and estate planning and related corporate reorganizations.

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Bar Admission

  • Alberta, 1981


  • Bachelor of Laws, 1980;

  • University of Calgary,
    Bachelor of Commerce, 1976


  • Law Society of Alberta

  • Rotary Club of Spruce Grove