Our Success is thanks to our great team

Our team of lawyers have proven to be provide the highest level of service to clients. Our expertise in the areas of Real Estate, Agricultural and Corporate Law have help clients all throughout Alberta. We also specialize in Civil Litigation, Family & Matrimonial Law, Criminal Law as well as Wills & Estates.

David R. Francoeur

David R. Francoeur was born in Camrose and is a fifth generation Camrosian. Raised in Lethbridge, he returned to Camrose to obtain his B.A. at Augustana. David furthered his education at the University of Calgary and University of Montreal, before obtaining his law degree at the University of Wales in the United Kingdom. David articled and worked at Swist and Company in Edmonton in 1996. As an in-house counsel, he worked for various public companies in London, Dublin and Singapore from 1996 through 2005.

Email: david.francoeur@kjf-law.ca

Jeffrey W.H. Spady

Jeff was raised on a farm in the Castor area. After working and travelling in Europe following high school graduation, he took Journalism at Lethbridge Community College. He then completed a B.A. at the University of Alberta. Jeff obtained his Law degree at the University of Saskatchewan.

Email: jeff.spady@kjf-law.ca

Conrad van Staden

Conrad van Staden was born and raised in Pretoria, South Africa. He obtained his Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Law degrees at the University of Pretoria.Conrad was called to the bar in South Africa in 2013. He worked as a legal advisor in South Africa for 8 years before emigrating to Canada in June 2022 and joining Knaut Johnson Francoeur.

Email: conrad.vanstaden@kjf-law.ca