Trent Falldien was born and raised in Northern Ontario. He obtained a business degree from Laurentian university in 2005, graduating in the top of his class and a year ahead of schedule.
He gained practical business experience working in the private sector for the next four years in various cities across Canada. During this time Mr. Falldien gained experience in marketing, operations, accounting, and project controls. His employers include WIS International, PSL Systems, and Bantrel. During this period of four years Mr. Falldien was promoted on two occasions: once from inventory manager to area manager; and once from accounting to project controls.
In 2009 Trent started law school at the University of Alberta, finishing on the Dean's list in his first year. After graduating from law school in 2012 he returned to Northern Ontario and completed his article program at Miller Maki LLP. Mr. Falldien was later called to the Law Society of Ontario in September of 2013.
On October 1, 2013 the Falldien Law Office was established. Since then Trent has represented hundreds of clients across Northern Ontario for various types of matters. During Mr. Falldien's career in litigation he has appeared before the following courts and tribunals:
- Ontario Court of Justice - Family
- OCJ - Child protection court
- OCJ - Criminal court
- Superior Court of Justice - Family
- SCJ - Criminal appeal
- SCJ - Civil
- Small Claims Court
- Criminal Injury Board
- Landlord Tenant Board
- Labour Relations Board
- Alberta provincial court - Criminal
- Alberta Queen's bench - Crim appeal
- Divisional Court - Judicial review
- Ontario Court of Appeal - Criminal
- Ontario Court of Appeal - Civil
Mr. Falldien has also represented many business owners in Northern Ontario for various legal transactions, including corporate restructuring deals, asset transactions, applying for trademarks, incorporating businesses, and collecting debts. Additionally Mr. Falldien has represented many clients for various real estate transactions, including home purchases, mortgage re-financing, and property sale transactions.
In his personal life Trent believes strongly in the benefits of a vegan lifestyle. He is a proud dog owner of Kozmo, his yellow lab and best friend, who most days can be found at the office greeting clients and asking for belly rubs.