Lee Ahlstrom

Founding Partner, General Counsel

About This Lawyer

Lee Ahlstrom, Q.C., one of the founding partners of the original Ahlstrom Wright, obtained his Bachelor of Education and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Alberta. As a former military officer, private pilot, and businessman, Lee has over 40 years of experience in Boards and Agencies law, and complex business matters including mergers, acquisitions, and corporate reorganizations. Lee became a member of the Alberta Bar in 1974. He was appointed Queen’s Council in 1990, received the Canadian Forces Decoration, and in 2002 was appointed Knight in the Order of St. John of Jerusalem.

Lee has been legal counsel to St. John Ambulance (Canada), The Army Cadet League of Alberta and Job Safety Skills (Alberta). He is also Past President of St John (Alberta), Sherwood Park and District Chamber of Commerce, Duke of Edinburgh Awards (Alberta) and a Governor of NorQuest College.

Lee Ahlstrom is retiring this year and will be operating out of the Alberta office until the end of June. He is no longer active in the NWT region.