Our Calgary office is home to many of Alberta's leading lawyers. Opened in 1992, the office maintains a business law practice focused on M&A, securities, banking, joint ventures, project financings, real estate, tax and employment. In addition, our Calgary office maintains a busy commercial litigation practice recognized for its work on leading oil and gas cases, as well as a renowned regulatory practice involving oil and gas and electricity related matters.
Our Calgary lawyers have expertise in a variety of sectors, with a focus on the oil and gas industry. We have acted as trusted advisors on many of the energy sector's most complex undertakings, from the financing and development of major projects to ongoing operations. Businesses turn to us for expert counsel relating to the exploration, production and refining of conventional oil and gas, oil sands and shale gas, as well as the extraction, transportation, processing and storage of crude oil, bitumen, natural gas and liquefied natural gas (LNG) on a worldwide basis. We also have extensive experience with respect to energy trading and energy derivative products.
The office has a significant international dimension, advising on foreign investment in the Canadian energy sector, cross-border trade in energy resources and participation in international energy projects.
The Calgary office has a dedicated corporate citizenship program. We are proud to live and work in Calgary, and are committed to acting as responsible, engaged and accountable corporate citizens. For us, this means dedicating our time, talents and resources to creating social change. We focus on having an impact in three areas: supporting our community, reducing our environmental impact and creating an inclusive workplace. Please see our Corporate Citizenship Report for more details.