Jessica Atwal

Criminal Law

Jessica Atwal

Jessica Atwal is a criminal defense lawyer at Shory Law LLP.  She is a passionate advocate that strives to achieve the best possible outcome for each client. Jessica has successfully defended clients against a variety of criminal charges including theft, criminal harassment, breaking and entering, assault causing bodily harm and fraud.

Jessica graduated on the Dean’s List with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Law and Society from the University of Calgary. She then attended law school at Thompson Rivers University wherein she was the Vice President of the South Asian Law Students Association. After graduating with a Juris Doctor degree in 2022, Jessica articled and practiced at a mid-sized firm in Calgary, Alberta during which she gained extensive experience in criminal law.


  • Juris Doctor (J.D.), Thompson Rivers University, 2022
  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Law and Society, University of Calgary, 2019


  • Law Society of Alberta
  • Criminal Defence Lawyers Association
  • Association of Women Lawyers
  • Canadian Bar Association

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