Burstall: Alexander ParkenContact
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E parken@burstall.com

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ARTICLING STUDENT

Biography
Alexander (Alex) Parken returns to Burstall Winger Zammit LLP as a 2016-2017 Articling Student after joining the Firm as a summer student in 2015.  He received his J.D and bachelor of arts in political science and economics at the University of Calgary.  Alex obtained his Canadian Securities Course certification in 2012, and has completed Level I of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program.

During law school, Alex volunteered with Student Legal Assistance in the Community Outreach Program, and was a member of the faculty’s hockey, rugby and basketball teams.  As well, in the fall of 2015, Alex completed a semester abroad at the University of Oslo, Norway.

Prior to joining the Firm, Alex operated a small business providing property management and maintenance services, and worked for an investment banking firm specializing in providing M&A, equity financing and restructuring advisory services exclusively to firms in the oilfield equipment and service industry.

Education

B.A., University of Calgary
J.D., University of Calgary