Bud Melnyk

Bud Melnyk

Partner

Executive Summary

Bud was born and raised in Edmonton where he obtained his Bachelor of Commerce degree in 1985. After completing his law degree in 1990 at the University of Alberta, Bud began practicing law in Red Deer and has been a practicing lawyer since 1991. Bud is currently a partner with the law firm of Warren Sinclair LLP.

Professional Involvement

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Bencher with the Law Society of Alberta
  • Committee member with the Family Law Rules Advisory Committee
  • Chair and presenter at various Legal Education Society of Alberta seminars dealing with Family Law matters
  • Past President of the Central Alberta Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Run Director for the Canadian Cancer Society, CIBC Run for Cure since 2016
  • Past board member with the Heart and Stroke Foundation Golf Tournament
  • Past volunteer with the Festival of Trees (Red Deer Regional Hospital Fundraiser)
  • Past director and board member with the Central Alberta Theatre company

Education

  • Bachelor of Law, University of Alberta, 1990
  • Bachelor of Commerce, University of Alberta, 1985

Awards and Recognition

  • Recipient of the Distinguished Service Award from the Law Society of Alberta and the Canadian Bar Association – Alberta Branch
  • Recipient of the Prism Award from the Central Alberta Community Legal Clinic for pro bono legal services in central Alberta