155 Wellington St W
Toronto, ON M5V 3J7
Phone: (416) 367-6931
Fax: (416) 863-0871
E-mail: spowell@dwpv.com

Partner with extensive experience in all aspects of environmental law, including strategic advice on the assessment of environmental and social risks and impacts, Indigenous matters, climate change, contaminated sites development and litigation and the permitting of infrastructure, energy and natural resource projects. Writes and speaks on environmental, energy and Indigenous law issues, including Indigenous engagement, renewable energy approvals and redevelopment of brownfields. Public Affairs Liaison, Environmental Law Section, OBA. Past chair, National Environmental, Energy and Resource Law Section, CBA. Certified by The Law Society of Upper Canada as a Specialist in Environmental Law. Recognized in The Best Lawyers in Canada in energy regulatory law and natural resources law and named Energy Law Lawyer of the Year 2017 and Environmental Law Lawyer of the Year 2012; Chambers Global and Chambers Canada in environmental law (band 1); The Lexpert®/American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada; The Legal 500 Canada; Who's Who Legal Canada: Environmental Law; and Lexpert®/ROB Special Edition: Canada’s Leading Energy Lawyers. Ontario Bar, 1993.

Year Called to the Bar:1993 (ON)
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