Kim was born and raised in Alberta. She commenced her career as a Legal Assistant in 1978 and has worked primarily in the areas of real estate, corporate, commercial, wills and estates. Kim joined our law firm in January of 2012 and now focuses primarily on real estate files. Kim enjoys spending time with her two loveable dogs, Charlie and Zeke, and her feisty cat, Captain Jack.
Shazia was born and raised in Kamloops, BC. She received her Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Human Resources from Thompson Rivers University. She currently attends law school at the University of Calgary. Shazia joined Chahal Priddle as a Summer Student in 2013 and has spent her summers working with us ever since. During the school year, Shazia volunteers as a Case Manager with Student Legal Aid in Calgary. In her free time, Shazia enjoys travelling, hiking, kayaking and being active outdoors.
CrystalAnne was born in Abbotsford, BC and raised in Kamloops, BC. After graduating from Sprott Shaw College with her Legal Assistant Diploma she worked in reception and expanded to wills and estates and general litigation. Now as an aspiring Paralegal, CrystalAnne is focusing on specializing in personal injury. When she’s not fighting for you, she enjoys hiking the beautiful trails around Kamloops and spending time with her cat, Puff.
Jeanie was born in Vancouver, BC and moved to Kamloops in 2010. She recently graduated from Sprott Shaw with her Legal Assistant Diploma. Jeanie enjoys assisting in the conveyancing and personal injury departments as she is constantly learning. She loves to make people laugh whenever she can. In her spare time she loves going to the Shuswap to relax and enjoy the beautiful outdoors. Jeanie enjoys paddle boarding, fishing and camping.
I commenced my career as a Legal Assistant in 2001 and have worked primarily in the areas of residential and commercial real estate and lending matters. This has provided me with experience in assisting with all aspects of conveyancing. I am advocate for the best interests of our clients, liaising with other legal representatives, lenders, sellers, insurance and real estate agents and other business professionals in Kamloops and the surrounding British Columbia area. I take pride in seeing our clients through to a successful and smooth transaction. I am a Kamloops native graduating from Norkam Secondary School and the Legal Assistant program at TRU. When not in the office, I enjoy the outdoors, spending time with my husband and two young sons.
Jacqui was born and raised primarily in BC, but she spent the first nine years of her life in Faro, Yukon. Being the daughter of a miner they moved to where the new mine sites were opening up, which allowed her to experience a lot of different areas of our beautiful province. She has called Kamloops home since 1989 where she resides with her husband Bill and their fur baby, Tia Maria. Jacqui started with the firm in 2017. She takes pride in making our clients feel comfortable and welcome, whether they are calling in for the first time or coming into the office for their initial meeting. Jacqui enjoys spending time with her family and friends, gardening, camping and boating.
Kate was born in Abbotsford, BC and raised in Kamloops, BC. Kate joined our firm in August of 2017 and works in litigation. She loves to help people and bring smiles to their faces. She has three young kids that keep her on her toes. To keep her sanity, she loves to spend time with friends, read, and camp – preferably at the same time.
Charles Cheung, Accountant, CPA, CGA
Charles is an accountant (CPA, CGA) with over 10 years of experience in full-cycle accounting, financial analysis, business analysis, payroll and financial statement preparation under IFRS and US GAAP. Having served in privately held corporations, publicly traded companies and the public sector, he possesses the experience to deal with all matters related to numbers. Prior to his accounting career, he was a radiation therapist registered with Canadian Association of Medical Radiation Technologists and American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. He also holds a Bachelor’s degree in biochemistry from UBC. Having always been fascinated with contracts and litigations, Charles joined the Chahal Priddle team early this year to broaden his scope of knowledge and experience. He brings in current accounting knowledge and best practices of internal control to the team. He is fluent in both Cantonese and Mandarin and has basic skills with Japanese. He enjoys reading and following world events for leisure.
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