Ashley Taunton is a staff lawyer at the Edmonton Community Legal Centre and leads the Family Law Program. Having a talent for numbers, Ashley completed her Bachelor of Commerce in 2009 and soon after attended law school at the University of Alberta graduating in 2012. Ashley has a passion for Family Law and has been practicing in the family law since 2013. In 2017, Ashley joined the Edmonton Community Legal Centre to pursue her passion of supporting individuals with accessing justice. Ashley works tirelessly to assist low-income clients at the Edmonton Community Legal Centre with accessing summary family law advice so they can better navigate the legal system. Ashley assisted in creating an interdisciplinary team at the Edmonton Community Legal Centre to ensure that a holistic approach is being provided to family law clients. The Team also focuses on the social issues that are often underlying family law cases. Besides being dedicated to her clients, Ashley enjoys cheering for the Blue Jays in her spare time and attending music festivals.