Born and raised in Mississauga, Ontario, Timothy J. Snyder has been living in Alberta since 1997. He graduated with a BA in History and Political Science from the University of Toronto in 1992 and obtained his law degree from the University of Alberta in 1997. He was called to the Alberta Bar in 1998. He practices mainly in the area of family/divorce law, and child welfare. He has extensive experience in the Provincial Court of Alberta, the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta and the Alberta Court of Appeal all over Alberta.