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Monica McParland

Monica is a member of Pushor Mitchell’s Family Law Group.

Monica is the newest member of our Family Law group and brings with her 15 years of litigation experience. Prior to joining Pushor Mitchell, Monica worked in private practice doing personal injury and insurance defense litigation; she also worked as in-house counsel and conducted prosecutions for the federal and provincial governments. As a result, Monica has extensive trial experience at both the Provincial and Supreme Court levels. Monica has good conflict resolution and negotiation skills.

Monica helps clients resolve all matters involved in family law including issues regarding children, support and property. She believes in working with clients to find the most suitable method of resolution to meet both their immediate needs and long term goals, focusing, whenever possible, on methods that help clients to decrease conflict and facilitate communication.

Monica grew up in Kelowna and received her Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia - Okanagan in 1995. She received her Bachelor of Laws from the University of Ottawa in 1998 before returning to British Columbia to practice law.

Outside the office, Monica’s top priority is spending time with her young family and large extended family. She enjoys all the Okanagan has to offer, including running, skiing and hiking.

Practice Focus: 
Representation for clients, both married and unmarried, in all aspects of matrimonial and / or relationship issues including: custody, guardianship, support and asset division.
Legal counsel for general litigation issues.

Areas of Service:

LL.B – University of Ottawa
B.A. – University of British Columbia
Professional and Community Activities: 
Kelowna Bar Association, Member
Canadian Bar Association, Member