Aydin joined Shory Law as an articling student, having completed his Juris Doctor in January 2020 from Queen’s University. He also holds a First Class Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science from the University of Calgary. Aydin is an Iranian Canadian and is fully fluent in the Persian language. He can assist and our clients in English and Farsi. Aydin has been engaged in the legal profession throughout his time at law school. He has litigation experience working in several law firms in Kingston and Calgary and has conducted legal research for Professors at Queen’s University.
At our firm, he has represented clients in court at the Provincial Court as well as in the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta. He also has experience negotiating settlements through mediation and Separation Agreements. Whether it is a contentious matter that needs to be dealt with at court or an amicable separation to resolve outside of court, Aydin delivers efficient and exceptional service for our clients.
In his spare time, Aydin likes to bring his focus and discipline to working out at the gym. Prior to law school, he was a personal trainer and continues weightlifting as a recreational activity.
Aydin also enjoys traveling and learning about different cultures. During his time at University, he traveled across Europe and East Asia learning about their legal systems and enriching his understanding of people from diverse backgrounds.
- Bachelor of Arts (Honours) First Class – University of Calgary
- Juris Doctor – Queen’s University
Aydin is a strong believer in increasing access to justice. During his time at law school, he interned at the Northumberland Legal Centre, where he provided subsidized legal services for low-income clients. He has also volunteered at the Calgary Assembly of Believers, where he has worked with many at-risk refugee families to deal with family and immigration issues.
Aydin has also taken some time to bridge cultural gaps in the community by hosting Persian concerts in Calgary in both Farsi and English to foster the growth of Canadian interest for Iranian music.