About Us

Elevating People Above Problems

With a history spanning over four decades, Gates Law (formerly Gates & Herle) has been a trusted legal firm serving clients in and around Regina since its establishment in 1979 by Ronald G. Gates, Q.C. and William J. Herle. Building upon this strong foundation, Angela K.M. Kruk took over and has brought a wealth of experience from her previous work in the Crown corporation sector to Gates Law.

We differentiate ourselves by providing exceptional care and attention to our clients. Excellent customer service is a part of our work culture, from the receptionist to the lawyer. Our goal is to treat each client as if they are our only client, recognizing the human element of the legal problems they are facing.

Covering a range of legal services, we assist you through various life situations.  Whether you are dealing with the recent death of a loved one, need a Will, have a small business, buying a house, getting a mortgage, need a contract reviewed or navigating a separation or divorce, we have the expertise to guide you every step of the way.

We meet you where you are at in the evolution of life’s challenges by:


Creating simple and practical solutions


Always discovering new and better ways to be of service


Guiding you to make informed decisions
Every client we serve feels like a winner.

We do the right thing, even when no one is watching.

Loyalty & Support

We are on your side.

Realiable & Trustworthy

We do what we say.


We do it right the first time.


We help you be the best you can be.

Angela K.M. Kruk


Born and raised on a family farm in rural Saskatchewan, Angela knows the value of hard work, dedication and service. She has spent around 20 years developing legal skills that focus on the client’s needs.

Having obtained both a Bachelor of Commerce degree and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Saskatchewan, Angela possesses a solid educational foundation. Her extensive business law experience spans the public and private sectors, ensuring comprehensive expertise in meeting clients’ needs.

Angela’s commitment to her clients is unwavering. She is passionate about helping you achieve your legal goals and objectives, and her approachable demeanour creates a supportive and comfortable environment. Angela is known for going above and beyond to deliver exceptional service, ensuring that you receive personalized attention throughout your legal journey.

When you choose Gates Law, you can trust Angela and her team to provide the expertise, dedication, and care necessary to achieve the best outcomes for your legal matters.



Ellen is a seasoned paralegal with 20+ years of experience, 18 of which have been dedicated to Gates Law.  Specializing in estates, residential and commercial real estate, and corporate/commercial matters, she brings valuable expertise to our team.
In addition to her legal role, Ellen efficiently manages bookkeeping tasks for our firm. Her extensive experience and meticulous attention to detail help ensure exceptional service for our clients.



With a friendly and welcoming personality, Kelly has been an integral part of Gates Law for 16 years. Handling reception duties, file assistance, and bookkeeping responsibilities, she ensures a smooth and efficient operation. Clients appreciate her warm greetings and helpful demeanour, making their experience at our firm exceptional.



While pursuing her studies at the University of Regina, Nicole has been working part-time at our firm, providing invaluable support in the administration of client files. Her expertise in word processing, spreadsheets, and interpersonal communication allows her to excel in her role. Nicole’s commitment to delivering high-quality work and her ability to adapt to various tasks make her an asset to our team.