Partner and Calgary regional manager of BLG's Litigation Department. Specializes in all forms of dispute resolution in the energy and oil & gas industries, including regulatory proceedings, commercial litigation and arbitration. Has appeared before the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench, Alberta Court of Appeal, Supreme Court of Canada, Alberta Utilities Commission, Alberta Energy Regulator, National Energy Board and various arbitral panels. Has also sat as an Arbitrator. Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers. Has written and lectured on various issues in oil & gas law and major energy and oil sand project development. Emphasis on regulatory proceedings, corporate/commercial litigation and arbitration related to energy and corporate/commercial disputes. Recognized in Chambers Global and Chambers Canada for dispute resolution and oil & gas. Selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 in the fields of Administrative and Public Law; Bet-the-Company Litigation; Corporate and Commercial Litigation; Energy Law; Energy Regulatory Law; Natural Resources Law; Oil & Gas Law. Also recognized as the 2017 “Calgary Oil & Gas Law Lawyer of the Year” by The Best Lawyers in Canada. Appointed QC in 2005. Called to the Alberta Bar in 1985.