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Meet Carli

Carli Sylvestre, Litigator


Carli joined Pelletier Litigation in 2022, prior to which she practiced at a boutique civil litigation firm in Calgary.

Carli attended law school at Bond University where she graduated with First Class Honours, made the Executive Dean’s List for Academic Excellence, and graduated with a dual specialization in International Business and Finance Law and Corporate and Commercial Law and Practice.

Prior to law school, Carli attended the University of Calgary where she graduated with a degree in Communications and Media Studies.

Outside of the practice of law Carli enjoys scuba diving, hunting, fishing, snowboarding, and all things outdoors.

Practice Area

Commercial and General Litigation

Fraud and misappropriation investigations

  • Remedies to investigate and fight fraud such as Mareva injunctions, Anton Piller Orders and Investigations under Part 18 of the Business Corporations Act of Alberta
  • Civil fraud investigations for the financial services industry, the construction and development industry and in a number of employment and agency situations and relationships 

Oil and Gas

  • Contractual and general dispute resolution
  • Lease interpretations and reviews
  • Fiduciary and contractual duties
  • Joint ventures and partnerships
  • Consulting agreements and disputes
  • Accounting, operating and royalty disputes

Corporate governance and disputes

  • Shareholder and director disputes, including shareholder buy-outs, oppression remedies, derivative suits and liquidations
  • Contractual and general dispute resolution
  • Court-appointed and private receivers and managers

Investment claims (partnerships, joint ventures, etc.)

  • Shareholder and director disputes including shareholder buy-outs, oppression remedies, derivative suits and liquidations
  • Partnership and limited partner disputes including applications for the replacement of the general partner and investigation of a limited partnership for misappropriation and fraud

Litigation and Dispute Resolution

Bar Admission
July 11, 2022

Bond University graduation August 2020
University of Calgary Graduation June 2018

Professional Associations
Member, Law Society of Alberta
Member, Alberta Civil Trial Lawyers Association

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