Edmonton drywaller swaps toolbelt for lawyer’s briefcase

Legal Aid Alberta’s first Indigenous Summer Student Program placement a unique milestone in law student’s journey  38-year-old Justin Hjlesvold knows a thing or two about hard work.   Hjlesvold, a self-proclaimed family man from Edmonton and first-year law student at the University of Alberta, is pursuing his dream to become a lawyer after running his own drywalling company for 15 years.    The first student to complete the Indigenous SummerContinue reading Edmonton drywaller swaps toolbelt for lawyer’s briefcase