Gary Kirk


Gary Kirk

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
403-233-9300 (extension 230)

Gary has been practicing as a lawyer for more than 20 years and is the managing partner of Kirk Montoute LLP. Gary also has extensive training as a Mediator and has participated in numerous Mediation, Arbitration and Judicial Dispute Resolution hearings.


In addition to the practice areas of Wills and Estates, Mediation and Family Law, Gary is also an experienced litigator. He has appeared before all levels of Court in Alberta.


Currently, Gary’s practice is focussed primarily on Estate Planning & Administration, and mediation or arbitration of Estate and Family Law disputes.




Gary is a member of the Law Society of Alberta, Canadian Bar Association, the Calgary Bar Association and the Alternate Dispute Resolution Institute of Alberta. Gary is an active member of the Family Law and Estates & Trusts Calgary subsections of the Canadian Bar Association.


Volunteer Work


Gary's volunteer work includes conducting seminars on Wills, Personal Directives and Enduring Powers of Attorney, as well as Trusteeship and Guardianship applications – sponsored by The Calgary Public Library and Calgary Legal Guidance.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Wills & Estates
  • Mediation
  • Arbitration

Bar Admissions

  • Alberta, 1998


  • University of Alberta, Faculty of Law, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    • LL.B. - 1997
  • University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    • B.A. - 1986
    • Major: English


  • Will & Estate Planning Seminar, Calgary Public Library, 2008 - Present

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Canadian Bar Association, Member, 1998 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Calgary Legal Guidance, 2008 - Present


  • English