Paul Kolida is an Edmonton-based lawyer serving clients within the areas of general litigation and insurance. Paul provides a variety of services to clients in the insurance and banking sectors as well as general litigation work for businesses of all sizes. He also has experience dealing with product liability issues, ranging from smaller home appliances to complex commercial products.
His experience includes advising on a broad range of issues including:
- Complex commercial litigation matters
- Shareholder and collection matters
- Corporate and construction disputes
- Product liability matters
His insurance practice includes files involving defense, coverage and subrogated actions for property and injury matters involving automobile, property, and general commercial liability policies.
Value to Clients
“I enjoy building a personal relationship with my clients through one on one meetings or conversations over the phone. I strive to find solutions that best suit the individual needs of my clients.”
Outside the Office
Sports have always played a large role in Paul’s life, and he and his wife play slo-pitch with the firm team, Field of Dreams, while also enjoying skiing and golfing together. His love for coaching currently has him coaching rugby and basketball with his wife at her junior high school while also coaching hockey in the community. For down time, Paul enjoys relaxing with a good book and traveling.
During law school, Paul competed in both the Alberta Court of Appeal Civil Moot and the Client Consultation Moot, finishing second at nationals in the latter. Paul was also the captain of the Golden Bearristers rugby team, and a three-year member of both the Law Show and the Tortfeasors hockey teams.
Nor’Westers Athletic Association
2016 - Present