Rhonda G. Wishart

Rhonda first joined BD&P as an articling student after graduation from Dalhousie University Law School in 1981. She practised law at BD&P for 16 years;  as an associate, and subsequently, as partner, in Civil Litigation, Family Law, Personal Injury and Insurance & Risk Management. After a hiatus to spend time with her three growing daughters, Rhonda returned to BD&P in the spring of 2005 to work in the area of Communications and Marketing. Rhonda enjoys summers at the family cabin in Sylvan Lake, running, skiing and a variety of volunteer activities.


  • Dalhousie University, Bachelor of Laws, 1981
  • Dalhousie University, Master of Social Work, 1978
  • Dalhousie University, Bachelor of Science, Biochemistry (with Distinction), 1976

Bar Admission

  • Alberta 1982

Professional Associations

  • Member, Law Society of Alberta
  • Member, Canadian Bar Association
  • Member, Calgary Bar Association

Community Involvement

  • Member of Session, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
  • Chair, Christian Education Team, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
  • Instructor, Young Children at Worship, St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church
  • Volunteer, Dalhousie University Recruitment
  • Past Chair, Chinook Youth Justice Committee, Calgary Youth Justice Society
  • Past Chair and Member, Appeals Committee South, Alberta Legal Aid Society
  • Past Member of the Board, Alberta Legal Aid Society
  • Past Member of the Board, Dalhousie University Alumni Association