520 3rd Ave SW, Suite 1900, Centennial Place, East Tower, Calgary, AB
Year called to bar: 1996 (ON); 1999 (Eng & Wales); 2003 (NY)
Alan is the regional managing partner of BLG’s Calgary office and Chair of the firm’s US practice. Alan practices administrative and regulatory law, representing energy clients in national and provincial regulatory proceedings. He has expertise in the areas of pipeline transmission, oil and natural gas, renewables (solar and wind), and electricity. Alan has significant experience with regulators in the UK, EU, and the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. He has represented clients before the Alberta Energy Regulator, Alberta Utilities Commission, British Columbia Utilities Commission, Ontario Energy Board, and the Canada Energy Regulator. Beyond the energy sector, Alan advises clients on regulatory matters in transportation, telecommunications, and international trade. Alan received a Queen's Counsel designation in 2020. He is a member of Young Presidents Organization and is a current and past board member of, among others, the Canadian–American Business Council, the Western Canada General Counsel Awards, and the Calgary International Film Festival. He is also highly ranked in Chambers and recognized since 2012 in The Best Lawyers in Canada (Corporate Law, Energy Law, Energy Regulatory Law, Natural Resources Law, and Oil & Gas Law).