Kristina Dimitrov Associate


Speaks:  English, Bulgarian

Year of Call: 2021 - Alberta


Primary office:  Calgary



Kristina Dimitrov

Kristina Dimitrov is an associate in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office. Her general commercial litigation practice helps clients navigate the complexities of commercial litigation, with a particular focus on health law and international arbitration. She brings experience in resolving disputes related to:

  • Shareholders’ rights
  • Breach of contract
  • Construction matters
  • Professional negligence

By leveraging her deep understanding of the law and her clients’ unique needs, Kristina tailors her advice to their specific circumstances empowering them to make informed decisions. She also acts as counsel for physicians in medical negligence or professional disciplinary proceedings.

Kristina actively serves as lead counsel on matters before the Alberta Court of Justice and has assisted with matters before the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench and administrative tribunals. Her experience extends to alternative dispute resolution proceedings, where she guides clients in achieving favourable outcomes through dispute settlement and mitigation.

Prior to joining Gowling WLG, Kristina articled and practiced general commercial litigation at a national firm. During her last semester in Law School, Kristina gained invaluable experience as a Clerkship Student at the Alberta Court of Justice. In her role, she shadowed and worked with Judges, including from the Civil Provincial Court, and gained insight into the practices and reasoning of the judiciary.

Beyond her legal practice, Kristina enjoys running, hiking, travelling and spending time with her family.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2021

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
       2021
      Year of Call, Alberta
  • 2020

    • Education
       2020
      University of Calgary, JD
    • Rankings & Awards
       2020
      Provincial Judges Award
  • 2019

    • Community
       2019
      Silent Auction Committee Member for the Women's Legal Forum
    • Rankings & Awards
       2019
      Aghi Balachandran Memorial Award
  • 2017

    • Community
       2017
      Animal Justice Association
    • Community
       2017
      Student Legal Assistance Volunteer
  • 2015

    • Education
       2015
      University of Calgary, BA in German (First Class Honours)
    • Education
       2015
      University of Calgary, BA in Law and Society (First Class Honours)

Memberships

Law Society of Alberta

The Advocates’ Society

Calgary Bar Association

American Bar Association