Michael Ross

Michael Ross

Calgary, Alberta, Canada
403-233-9300 (extention 233)
Michael joined Kirk Montoute LLP as an associate in August 2019.  Michael graduated from the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary in 2016.  During his time at the University of Calgary, he volunteered for the Innocence Project.  He completed his articles at a full-service firm in Leduc prior to being called to the Alberta Bar.  Michael practiced at a small firm in Edmonton for 2 years where his practice was focused on family law, real estate and wills and estates prior to returning to Calgary. 
Prior to law school, Michael received a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Alberta.  Upon graduation, Michael worked for a large brokerage where he learned the fundamentals of personal finance and investing, areas that continue to be of particular interest to Michael.  Michael later worked at a large insurance company, dealing with all types of personal insurance.

Areas of Practice

  • Family Law
  • Wills and Estates
  • Real Estate
  • Mediation


  • University of Calgary Faculty of Law, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    • J.D. - 2016
  • Unversity of Alberta
    • B. Comm - 2011
    • Honours: With Distinction
    • Major: Finance

Past Employment Positions

  • Healey Law Office, Associate, 2017 - 2019
  • Jackie Handerek & Forester, Student-At-Law, 2016 - 2017

Pro Bono Activities

  • Innocence Project (University of Calgary), 2013 - 2014