David Tupper is a partner who practises in the areas of commercial litigation law at Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP. Has a broad corporate commercial litigation practice, including in the securities, insurance, energy, construction and environmental areas. Clients include banks, energy, construction and insurance companies, trusts and individuals. Has successfully acted in trials, appeals, domestic/international arbitrations, and regulatory proceedings in matters involving oppression actions, option valuation, fiduciary duties, energy disputes, leases, unitization and ownership of pools, natural gas trading and construction matters. In the securities realm, has been involved in the hostile take-over fights, proxy battles, contested arrangements, disputes over voting classes and valuation of debentures. Named one of the "Top 40 Under 40" Calgarians for leadership to Calgary in 2005. Instructor in Trial Advocacy for The Advocates' Society, instructor in Bar Admission Course in chambers advocacy, professional responsibility. Frequent conference speaker in construction area, contracts area, supply chain area, and arbitration area.
Year Called to the Bar:
Litigation - Commercial Insurance
Litigation - Corporate Commercial