Talon graduated from the University of Regina with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 2013, with a major in Human Resources. In 2015, he graduated from the University of Saskatchewan with a Juris Doctor and moved to Moose Jaw before being called to the Bar in 2016.
Talon has done extensive volunteer work, including work with Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan, the Saskatchewan Human Rights Commission, and many local charities. During law school, he was an award-winning participant of the 2015 ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition in Paris, France.
Talon is a published author. He has written articles for the Leader Post in Regina and various magazines, including a three part series for The Saskatchewan Advocate.
To enhance his legal career, Talon is developing an automated practice to minimize client's costs, and he develops Virtual Reality tools to help both lawyers and the public build their knowledge, enhance their skills, and better deliver services.
Talon has experience at all levels of court in Saskatchewan, having run criminal trials in Provincial Court, resolving family disputes in Queen's Bench, and litigating at the Court of Appeal on municipal and administrative law. He now focuses on Real Estate, Wills & Estates, and Corporate Law.
Awards and Accolades
Talon has been recognized as an excellent businessman by the Moose Jaw Chamber of Commerce as a finalist in the Moose Jaw Business Excellence Awards from 2017-2020.
Each year, Lexpert Magazine releases a list of Rising Stars honouring Canada's leading lawyers under 40. Talon Regent was a finalist for 2016/2017 and is titled one of Canada's 'Lawyers to Watch'!
In 2020, Talon was listed as one of Canada's Top 25 Most Influential Lawyers of 2020 by Canadian Lawyer Magazine.
Serving the Community
Outside the office, Talon is active in the community. He is an executive of the Moose Jaw Gamers Charity where he contributes his time and expertise to help raise funds for various charitable causes. He also contributes his time and expertise by providing free legal services to low-income individuals as a volunteer with Pro Bono Law Saskatchewan. Socially minded and politically active, Talon is President of the federal NDP's Sask Council of Electoral District Associations and sits on the NDP's Federal Council.