Our Airdrie law firm invites you to view each of our lawyers' biographies.

Richard Horne

Richard Horne

Richard primarily practices in the areas of real estate, corporate commercial law and wills and estates.

Richard obtained his law degree at the University of Alberta in 1992 and entered the Alberta Bar in 1993. He moved to Airdrie in 1999 and then founded the firm Horne Wytrychowski in Airdrie in February, 2002. The firm changed its name in 2020 to Airdrie Lawyers.

Beecher Menzies

E. Beecher Menzies

Beecher's areas of practice include Family Law, Wills & Estates, and Civil Litigation.

Beecher was born in Ontario, moved to Calgary in 1993 and was called to the bar in 1994.

Raj Brar

Raj Brar

Raj was born and raised in Calgary and currently resides in Balzac. He obtained his Juris Doctor from Bond University in 2016, where he graduated with a Second Class Honours. Raj was subsequently called to the Alberta Bar in 2019.

Raj practices in all areas of law, with an emphasis on civil litigation, criminal defence, and real estate. Raj brings a hands-on, tactical approach to his practice style. Being able to advocate on his clients’ behalf, Raj can ensure that his clients understand and comprehend the legal process, while delivering effective results. Raj has appeared before the Alberta Provincial Court and Court of Queen’s Bench.

Jayme Austin

Abby Olatunji

Abby joined Airdrie Lawyers in 2020 as a Student-at Law. She is expected to be called to the Alberta Bar in 2021. Abby graduated as one of the top students in her class from Babcock University in 2011 with a Bachelor of Laws degree (LLB), she graduated with a Barrister-at-Law (BL Honors) from the Nigerian Law School and was called to the Nigerian Bar in 2012. After her call, she pursued and graduated with a Master of Laws degree (LLM) in International Business Law at Osgoode Hall Law School, York University. In the course of her career, she worked at a general practice law firm in Nigeria, where she acquired an invaluable experience in various areas of law such as criminal, civil, business and commercial law. She also has vast experience in the banking and finance industry, having worked for ATB Financial prior to her articles.

Abby is passionate about her service to the local community and has partnered with non-profit organizations that provide affordable and inclusive programs to the members of the community.