Karim Broodhagen

Family and Criminal Associate Lawyer




Karim Broodhagen is a criminal defence and family lawyer with MD Law Group in Edmonton, Alberta. Karim represents clients charged with a variety of offences under the Criminal Code, Controlled Drugs and Substances Act and the Traffic Safety Act. Prior to joining MD Law Group in 2021, Karim articled with Tinarwo Law, a boutique firm in Edmonton, Alberta, where he represented criminal clients charged with a wide range of offences, and family clients dealing with all aspects of family matters, from cohabitation agreements, to divorce, parenting, child and spousal support.


Prior to articling Karim worked at the Alberta Legislature where he gained a strong familiarity delivering the highest standard of public service within the rich parliamentary tradition that underpins the constitutional rights of elected Members and supporting their unique role in Alberta’s parliamentary democracy. Karim had a unique role delivering dynamic solutions to criminal threats directed towards elected Members and constituency offices throughout Alberta.


Karim graduated from the University of Southampton Faculty of Law in Southampton, United Kingdom. Prior to attending Law School, Karim studied Political Science at the University of Alberta.


Karim has appeared extensively before the Provincial Court and has increasing experience with the Court of Queen’s Bench. Karim is passionate about providing personalized high-quality legal services to client’s and guiding them through the process of criminal law and family law. Karim is available to for criminal and family matters in and around Edmonton, including all surrounding areas.


Outside of work, Karim is passionate about volunteering with agencies to provide access to the legal system for vulnerable individuals and minorities. When not working or volunteering, Karim stays very active playing all types of sports, traveling, watching movies, and supporting local restaurants.