Beth Burton is the leader of the Financial Institutions & Services Group in Gowling WLG's Calgary office. She is also the co-lead of the firm’s National ESG Group. Beth works with a variety of financial institutions and corporate clients, delivering strategic advice for both syndicated and bilateral financing transactions. She has an extensive background in financial services law and has represented lenders and borrowers in financing transactions across a range of industries including the energy, agricultural and real estate sectors, as well as in Indigenous business ventures. Beth advises on cross-border financings and is also a trusted adviser in restructuring financings, intercreditor arrangements and corporate and real estate matters. She has been a member of the firm’s National Diversity & Inclusion Council and was previously involved with the Law Society of Alberta’s Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee, the National Women’s Strategy Advisory Committee of Pride at Work Canada and the Law Society of Alberta’s Justicia Project. Beth is currently recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory, The Best Lawyers in Canada and the Legal 500 Canada.In 2020, she was named one of Lexpert’sRising Stars: Leading Lawyers Under 40.