Shirley joined Digby Leigh & Company in the summer of 2011 as a Senior Paralegal with more than 35 years experience. Shirley graduated from Red River College in Winnipeg with a Business and Accounting Degree and moved to Vancouver in 1971. Shirley has primarily worked in medium and large size downtown firms since arriving in BC. She crossed paths with Digby and Jim in the early 1980’s when they were all at Bull, Housser and Tupper and she worked as Terry’s Legal Assistant for several years while at Norton Stewart.
Shirley’s experience and exceptional organizational skills allow her to work on a variety of files.
Shirley lives in Vancouver with her husband (Carlos) and two children (Matthew and Michelle). Shirley also has two older daughters (Debbie and Karen) who live in Saskatchewan and Alberta with their significant others, as well as seven grandchildren and one great grandchild, all of whom live across Canada. Shirley loves cooking, music, the arts and reading but most of all she loves talking and spending time with her family and friends.