Paul Stein, KC is a partner in Gowling WLG’s Calgary office. He practises in the area of commercial litigation with an emphasis on complex matters involving fire, oilfield, directors' and officers' liability, professional liability, environmental, product liability, employment liability, property and industrial claims, coverage litigation, class actions, construction, commercial and shareholder disputes. With over 35 years at the Bar, he is deeply committed to adding value to clients' matters by providing insightful analysis of issues, timely advice and obtaining favourable results in the most efficient manner possible. Paul has appeared before all levels of court in Alberta, various administrative tribunals and has also conducted matters in British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Ontario. He has also acted as monitoring and instructing counsel regarding coverage litigation in the United States. He has extensive experience as counsel in mediations, arbitrations and trials. Paul was the leader of the firm's Insurance and Professional Liability National Practice Group from 2007 to 2010. He has been consistently recognized in The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory and The Best Lawyers in Canada.