925 West Georgia St, Suite 1600, Cathedral Pl, Vancouver, BC
Year called to bar: 2009 (AB); 2009 (NT); 2011 (BC)
Clara is a partner in the Vancouver office practising in the area of energy and regulatory law with a focus on public utility regulation and administrative law. She represents private sector, public sector, and government clients including the largest electric utility in BC. She advises clients on all manner of regulatory applications including market rules and compliance, rate design, and capital project permitting and approvals. Clara has appeared as counsel in proceedings before administrative tribunals in BC, Alberta, and the Northwest Territories and regularly assists clients in proceedings before the British Columbia Utilities Commission and Alberta Utilities Commission. Clara also acts for clients with respect to matters before the BC Oil and Gas Commission, the Canada Energy Regulator and in litigation before the courts in BC and Alberta. Clara was named a 2018 Lexpert Rising Star. Clara is also recognised for her expertise by Chambers Canada for Energy: Power (Regulatory), by The Best Lawyers in Canada for Energy Regulatory Law, and by Benchmark Litigation as a Future Star. Clara is called to the Bars of British Columbia (2011), Alberta (2009), and the Northwest Territories (2009).