Shirley Shi

Shirley Shi

Articled Clerk

About Shirley

Shirley is a highly experienced lawyer with a strong background in real estate and corporate law. Shirley has worked with several well-known law firms and companies over the years, including Zhong Lun Law Firm, Hilton Worldwide and Ping’an Trust. At these organizations, she advised clients on a range of issues related to real estate investment, development and operation, financing, M&A and private equity funds and trusts.

Currently, Shirley is serving as an Articled Clerk at McInnes Cooper (Halifax Office), where she works with both the real property and trusts and estates groups. She is gaining valuable experience in real property transactions, and is involved in complicated cross-border tax and trust cases.

Shirley is highly respected in the legal community and has been involved in several pro bono initiatives throughout her career. She is fluent in English and Mandarin, and has a deep understanding of law and business practices.


  • International Trained Lawyer Program in Common Law, Peter A. Allard School of Law, UBC, Canada (2022)
  • LL.M. (International Commercial Law), University of Leicester, UK (2010)
  • LL.B., Zhong Nan University of Economics and Law, China (2004)


  • English
  • Mandarin