Heather Malaryk

Heather is a collaboratively trained family law lawyer, practicing as partner at Latitude Family Law in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Her focus is on helping people create solutions that work for them in a cost-efficient way, while preserving their assets and their important relationships.

She believes that families are their own experts and with some guidance, can come up with their own best solutions.

She has assisted clients in all areas of family law including:

  • Divorce
  • Property division
  • Spousal support
  • Child support
  • Parenting/custody/access issues
  • Emergency Protection Orders
  • Child protection

She has appeared at all levels of Alberta courts and has conducted trials, hearings, special chambers, JDRs and has participated in countless out-of-court negotiations.

Evan Clarke

Evan joined Kahane Law Office* in 2020 to help expand its reach by opening the

Edmonton location. 

An active entrepreneur himself, Evan enjoys assisting business owners overcome the issues they face – whether they be the issues associated with just starting out, or the pains that come from success and growth.

Evan also works in the area of family law, where he has represented clients in Provincial Court and the Court of Queen’s Bench. However, his strength and focus is in helping his clients resolve their issues through negotiation.

A member of the Canadian Armed Forces Primary Reserve since 2009, Evan uniquely understands the issues facing Canadian Armed Forces members. He has taught on numerous military courses, including 8 “basic trainings”. He has received various awards, including the 41 Signal Regiment Top NCO Award, 41 Signal Regiment Command Team Coin, 61st Field Battery Command Team Coin, 744 Communication Regiment Esprit de Corps Award, and the Top Candidate Award on the Signal Operator and Army Communication and Information Systems Specialist trades courses. He was also awarded the Operation IMPACT Command Team Coin by Brigadier General St-Louis while serving a 7-month tour in Kuwait on Operation IMPACT. He parades with 41 Signal Regiment, 1 Squadron (Edmonton), where he serves as the Training NCO in the rank of Sergeant.

Evan is the father of 5 children. When he’s not with them or at the office you can find him in his basement recording studio, or playing soccer or ice hockey.

* While Evan practices under the Kahane Law Office trade name, he is registered and only provides legal services under his own distinct legal entity law firm registered with the Law Society of Alberta.

Kim MacDonald

(Recurring Guest)

Kim MacDonald is a Financial Advisor and Insurance Advisor with MacDonald Advisory of Raymond James Ltd., dedicated to providing clients with comprehensive wealth management to help them make the most of their lives.

She started in the financial services in 2005 at the age of 25 with a reputable bank owned investment firm in Edmonton and she worked under the tutelage of one of the most experienced Financial Advisors in Canada.

Kim partners with a select group of individuals, families, not-for-profits, and business owners to invest their earnings, work through robust planning and insure for life's surprises.

Everyone comes to Kim with a different story and set of experiences in life but they all have one thing in common: they are all busy people who benefit from a professional keeping them on track, providing the most accurate and unbiased advice and coordinating their financial affairs.

The areas explored include:

  • Tax planning
  • Financial planning
  • Retirement planning
  • Estate planning and preservation solutions
  • Education planning
  • Divorce planning
  • Debt planning
  • Protecting against death
  • Protecting against illness
  • Protecting against disability
  • Covering business overhead costs when disabled
  • Protecting your company from key person risk
  • Travel insurance
  • Group retirement
  • Group benefit plans
  • Investment portfolio review and construction.

Kim provides a comfortable environment for clients to open up about life's challenges and she is focused on delivering clear and logical steps to address all areas that are important to clients.

Kim is acutely aware that clients want logical solutions with measurable results that position them towards their goals.