David is a partner who practises commercial litigation law. His practice involves all aspects of corporate/commercial litigation with an emphasis on securities law, construction law, insurance law, environmental law and oil & gas law. His clients include banks, energy, construction and insurance companies, trusts and individuals. David has successfully acted in trials, appeals, domestic/international arbitrations, and regulatory proceedings in matters involving oppression actions, option valuation, fiduciary duties, energy disputes, leases, unitization and ownership of pools, natural gas trading and construction matters. He regularly appears before all levels of courts in Alberta as well as in the Federal Court and the Federal Court of Appeal. In the securities realm, he has been involved in the hostile takeover fights, proxy battles, contested arrangements, disputes over voting classes and valuation of debentures, and frequently appears before the Securities Commission of Alberta. He is also a Board member of The Advocates' Society. David is a frequent conference speaker in an array of areas.
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Litigation - Corporate Commercial
Litigation - Directors' & Officers' Liability
Litigation - Commercial Insurance
Litigation - Securities
Litigation - Product Liability